Tag Archives: Pink

Roseate Spoonbill Chicks

These Roseate Spoonbill chicks were about to get fed, and they were ready!

Roseate Spoonbill Chicks
Roseate Spoonbill Chicks, both adults

There were at least three chicks, the two in the middle and check out the lower left corner:

Roseate Spoonbill Chicks
Roseate Spoonbill Chicks

The way the adult facing away from us kept poking down below her mate I wondered if there was a fourth chick out of my view.

Roseate Spoonbill Chicks
Roseate Spoonbill Chicks

A little wider view showing more of the palm tree.

Roseate Spoonbill Chicks
Roseate Spoonbill Chicks

St. Augustine Alligator Farm, FL
April 13, 2022

Roseate Spoonbills, Brief Touch Down

Another Roseate Spoonbill fly in, showing off the pink

Roseate Spoonbill Flying By
Roseate Spoonbill Flying By

The approach

Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree
Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree

An awkward one two landing

Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree
Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree

Flap to stay upright

Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree
Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree

Maybe this wasn’t a good choice

Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree
Roseate Spoonbill Landing in Tree

Moving on

Roseate Spoonbill Flying Off
Roseate Spoonbill Flying Off

February 3, 2022