Guadalhorce-Mouth near Málaga

White Spoonbill

Dezember 07 2011

Dear reader!

Already for several weeks we hadn't seen any more White Spoonbills at the Guadalhorce-Mouth. That's why our joy was tremendous as this young White Spoonbill

landed in front of the observation hut at the big lagoon_

The young White Spoonbill with its still pink colored bill

was shaking his plumage before

he takes a long rest:

Something shocked him and he flew away, but after a few rounds above the Guadalhorce-Mouth

he prepares for landing to

again landed in front of our observation hut:

Never before I had the opportunity to see a White Spoonbill from that close. That's why the joy was tremendous to be able to observe this young white Spoonbill in the "winter habitat Guadalhorce"!

Best regards

Birgit Kremer

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