Morning Spoonbills

Some new Roseate Spoonbills arrived in the marsh pond this morning. Two adults were joined by several juveniles.

You can see how the adult is a deeper pink in color with a red “drip” on it’s shoulders, while the immature has whitish plumage tinged pale pink.

12 thoughts on “Morning Spoonbills

  1. Wow what a great shot Phil, I think I’m going to try to get down there tomorrow real early to see if I can get a shot.
    Thanks for sharing. Just love the lighting and the dark background really sets them off. WOW GREAT SHOT.

  2. Outstanding Phil. Aren’t we blessed to be able to view such wonderful wildlife and oh how your skills show them off so beautifully. Excellent. 🙂

  3. I love Spoonies! Don’t have any up here in CT, thanx for this wonderful site . I too have learned much from you!

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