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Dixie Sommers, avid birder and treasurer of the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia, photographed the dozens of photographers wielding thousands of dollars in optics, lined up to see the spoonbills.

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Rarely-seen Spoonbills Draw Fans to Huntley Meadows Park

Their flat, six-to-seven-inch, spatula-like bills look like long-handled spoons swishing back and forth in the Huntley Meadows Park wetland.


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