Brevard Zoo Receives New Roseate Spoonbill Chick

By  //  August 9, 2015

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Spork is not currently on exhibi

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Meet Spork, Brevard Zoo’s roseate spoonbill chick. (Brevard Zoo Image)

BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – Meet Spork, Brevard Zoo’s roseate spoonbill chick.

Spork is not currently on exhibit but you may see this pink fluff-monster greeting Zoo guests with our keepers.

The roseate spoonbill is a gregarious wading bird of the ibis and spoonbill family, Threskiornithidae.

It is a resident breeder in South America mostly east of the Andes, and in coastal regions of the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, the Gulf Coast of the United States [2][3] and on central Florida’s Atlantic coast Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge adjoined with NASA Kennedy Space Center.

The roseate spoonbill is a gregarious wading bird of the ibis and spoonbill family, Threskiornithidae. (Brevard Zoo Image)

The roseate spoonbill is a gregarious wading bird of the ibis and spoonbill family, Threskiornithidae. (Brevard Zoo Image)


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