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Roseate Spoonbill in flight, descending against soft blue sky (sandra calderbank)
There isn’t very much in nature that is naturally pink except for flowers so who can resist a pink bird?
The Roseate Spoonbill has bright pink wings and dark pink “shoulders”. These birds have a large spatula shaped bill and a naked head. The spoonbill makes it easy for them to catch ┬áthe crustaceans they love to eat. They are wading birds, and the only Spoonbill species in the Western Hemisphere. ┬áThese large birds are a beautiful shade of pink apparently because of their diet but they are gorgeous in flight and they are PINK!