The Bronx Zoo is welcoming the arrival of two new roseate spoonbill chicks to the Aquatic Bird House.

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A close-up of the spoonbill chicks (WCS)

According to the Wildlife Conservation Society, "Roseate spoonbills have pink and white plumage, and their namesake bills are flat and spoon-shaped which help them forage for insects, plants, crustaceans, and mollusks. Spoonbills live in colonies in the wetlands in the Southeastern United States, Mexico, and South America. The Wildlife Conservation Society works in the spoonbill’s natural range to save wildlife and wild places." Here's one in the Everglades:

There are also nine adult spoonbills at the Aquatic Bird House.