Wood Storks, while being a United States endangered species is easily located in the area of Florida I recently visited. Chad and me were able to photograph this flock as they fed in a small roadside wetland. Here a Great Egret seems to stand guard as the Wood Storks feed.
A closer view of the Storks as they demonstrate their unique feeding style.
The dramatic lighting effect was created by a shaft of early morning sunlight shining through an opening in the surrounding foliage