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NOAA Photo Library Image - nerr0344

North Inlet - Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. These dark-colored white ibis chicks will not get their adult plumage for two years. Their parents feed them crawfish from freshwater wetlands, when available. As juveniles and adults, they feed mostly on fiddler crabs.

Image ID: nerr0344, NOAA's Estuarine Research Reserve Collection
Location: Vicinity of Georgetown, South Carolina


Category: Estuaries/Fauna/

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