Howell’s “Birds of Alabama,” now badly out of date, lists the snakey-necked Anhinga, or Water Turkey, as occurring only in the southern half of the State and gives no positive breeding records. Actually, these birds must occur, at least locally, throughout the State and definitely breed here.
Author: Thomas Z. Atkeson
Volume Number: 4 Year Published: 1956
Issue Number: 3-4
Page Number: 22
Link to article: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1956/Vol 4 No. 3, 4_1956_p22-23.pdf
Link to the full issue of BirdLife: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1956/Vol 4 No. 3, 4_1956.pdf