Wood Stork In Flight

Wood Stork Flying Over Marsh

Wood Storks have a wingspan of 60 to 70 inches  (150-175 cm) and despite their overall prehistoric look they are quite elegant flyers.

Wood Stork In Flight
Wood Stork In Flight

He wasn’t going far, so he stayed low over the marsh grass.

Wood Stork In Flight
Wood Stork In Flight

In the right light you can see the pretty green tones in the Wood Stork’s dark feathers.

Wood Stork In Flight
Wood Stork In Flight

Donnelley Wildlife Management Area, SC
October 29, 2021

6 thoughts on “Wood Stork Flying Over Marsh”

    1. Thanks, Jane, the stork’s prehistoric look is oddly attractive and they sure are fun to watch. I’m getting along, thanks, staying healthy, and not minding the SC winter too much 🤪. I hope the same for you!

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