Birds & Alligators | Spoonbills
The Roseate Spoonbill has, as the name suggests, a unique flat spoon shaped bill and a mainly white body with brilliant pink wings and flanks and rich crimson shoulders. Immatures are pale pink and white. they can make a low croak and clucking sound. Spoonbills live in mangrove swamps and lagoons and eat small fish,snails and aquatic insects.