Wintering Spoonbills

The annual over wintering by Royal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapa is one of the highlights at Paremata Flats / Delaware Estuary. Here are a couple of pictures of the group.

Royal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapaRoyal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapa © C Fern
Royal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapaRoyal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapa © C Fern
Royal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapaRoyal Spoonbills / Kōtuku-ngutupapa © C Fern