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The Northern gannet (Morus bassanus) is a seabird and the largest member of the gannet family, Sulidae. Nesting in colonies as large as 60,000 pairs on both sides of the north Atlantic this bird undertakes seasonal migrations and is a spectacular high-speed diver.

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from the Guardian

Today's mystery bird for you to identify

This mystery bird is from Thailand. From where does it get its brilliant colours? (Is it Thai-dyed?)

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Hooded Oriole: This beautiful bird, with a mixed flame of yellow and black colours, is a sign of spring and summer in Canada and the United States. The bird is also known for its well-woven nest, which it builds in tall trees.

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