A week after I first saw the baby ibis, I checked on the nest again. Now I can see three babies and they have developed the black stripes on their beaks.
After the feeding was over, the parent Ibis sat on the babies and I could not see them anymore.
The American White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) is a species of bird in the ibis family Threskiornithidae. It is found from the mid-Atlantic and Gulf Coast of the United States south through most of the New World tropics. This particular ibis is a medium-sized bird with an overall white plumage, bright red-orange down-curved bill and long legs, and black wing tips that are usually only visible in flight. Males are larger and have longer bills than females....