Ibis and Spoonbill

Scarlet ibises and roseate spoonbills feed on aquatic insects, molluscs, crustaceans and minnows. Scarlet ibises have long down-curved bills. They nod their heads up and down as they search for food in the mud, as if they were saying “yes.”

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