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Photos of the day, July 16-31, 2020

Every day on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter, we share a photo of the day — a superb image from more than 20,000 photos in our Reader Galleries. Here are the images we selected in the second half of July 2020. 

Visit our galleries to submit your photos and gain inspiration from the BirdWatching community. 

Glossy Ibis

Glossy Ibis

Juvenile Glossy Ibises, like the one here, are duller brown and have dark underparts. Adults are chestnut with iridescent green wings. Marian McSherry spotted this one stretching its wings in Cape May, New Jersey.

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