Roseate Spoonbills In Flight

Roseate Spoonbills, Come on Down!

I was on a dike between two ponds, one of which was a perfect spot for these passing Roseate Spoonbills to land, at least to my eye.

Roseate Spoonbills In Flight
Roseate Spoonbills In Flight

They had other ideas about cutting their flight short but gave me a nice fly-by show.

Roseate Spoonbills In Flight
Roseate Spoonbills In Flight

Maybe they already had breakfast.

Roseate Spoonbills In Flight
Roseate Spoonbills In Flight

Then they disappeared into the distance.

Roseate Spoonbills In Flight
Roseate Spoonbills In Flight

Donnelley Wildlife Management Area
August 6, 2020

5 thoughts on “Roseate Spoonbills, Come on Down!”

  1. What a sight this must be seeing all this pink flying through the air. I have never seen one of these except in both of your photos. Such a cool looking bird.

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