Seen in an open air pond area. I presume these flamingos have some injury or incapacitation, but they are certainly free to fly away here.
A common presence at the salt pans of Aveiro, Portugal. On a foggy Saturday morning.
Bright pink flamingos in Goto Meer, Washington-Slagbaai National Park
El Nino 1998. It had actually rained that year. Drove out to the salt flats south of San Pedro to see the Flamingos. They were quite a way out and not accessible.
Flamingos or Flamingoes ( Brazilian pronunciation (help·info)) are a type of wading bird in the genus Phoenicopterus (from Greek: φοινικόπτερος, meaning "purple wing"), the only genus in the family Phoenicopteridae. There are four flamingo species in the Americas and two species in the Old World.