Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis

An extremely rare vagrant to Europe from North America - I think there is a single record from Iceland and at least 3 from the Azores.

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Least Bittern, Green Cay (Florida, USA), 25th April 2013

 

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Least Bittern, Wakodahatchee (Florida, USA), 27th April 2013

 

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Least Bittern chicks, Wakodahatchee (Florida, USA), 27th April 2013 (top 4 photos are one bird and the lower 3 are a second bird)