Caption: Photographed on Pocosin Lakes Refuge, The Yellow-billed Cuckoo is an attractive bird, more frequently seen than heard. Some of their diet consists of grapes, berries, seeds, cicadas, beetles, crickets; lizards, spiders, frogs, ants, moth larvae and especially caterpillars. Visit your national wildlife refuges and see what wildlife you'll discover.
Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge is one of six national wildlife refuges in the Coastal North Carolina National Wildlife Refuges Complex. Pocosin Lakes Visitor Center, located in Columbia, NC, is open 9am to 4pm whenever volunteer staffing is available.