A roseate spoonbill wades through a salty mangrove marsh on Sanibel Island, Florida on a late winter morning in search of the crustaceans that give its vibrant pink color.
An adult and elegantly-plumaged snowy egret is in courting behavior in SW Florida.
Bristling its winter-breeding plumage, this small heron known as the little blue heron wades in the shallows of a salty estuary on Sanibel Island.
A bird is three things:
Feathers, flight and song,
And feathers are the least of these.
Marjorie Allen Seiffert, “The Shining Bird”
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