Eurasian Spoonbill spotted in Yuhang
en.hangzhou.com.cn   2022-10-25 11:22   Source: Tianmu News

Eurasian spoonbill is a wading bird of the ibis and spoonbill family. It has a length of 70-95 cm.

The bird is all white except for its dark legs, black bill with a yellow tip, and yellow breast.

This spoonbill has a population of only 31,000 to 34,500 worldwide, which is a second-class protected wild animal in China.

In the autumn from late Sep to October, spoonbills migrate from the north to the south for wintering.

Author: Reporter Huang Wangqiao  Editor: Ye Lijiao