The Spoonbill around Tarpon Bay seemed to travel alone, not in a group as they do in the Lowcountry.
Once I noticed this it was easier to watch a few come in and pick a good spot hoping for more to follow. And they did.
A group of Spoonbill is called a ‘bowl’, not a flock. Clever.
Below is a second bird that came in a short time later. I took a different angle, the sun had changed, but the landing path was the same.
Note; the same plan on a following day did not work at all. They came in from all different directions.