Every Friday we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website.

This week we selected a roseate spoonbill checking out the waters of Everglades National Park.

"Testing the Water..." (c) Cheryl Tyson

“Testing the Water…” (c) Cheryl Tyson

Photographer Cheryl Tyson captured this image while photographing birds in the early light.  This spoonbill modeled for 15 minutes before flying off.

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