• A flock of Spoonbills

    14 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    In Broome, one of the most reliable places to observe Royal Spoonbills is from the Broome Poo Ponds Barndarlmada Hut. The Royal Spoonbills roost inside the fence when they are not feeding on the mudflats of Roebuck Bay. For part of the year we can't access the local ephemeral lakes due to the land being flooded, but now we can go to them it is always rewarding to see what is there.
    Last weekend we arrived at an ephemeral lake close to the highway to discover a large flock of Royal Spoonbills. Well, that was our initial impression as we pulled up to observe them through our binoculars. Not...
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