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Shoebill bird coloring page and facts.
The Shoebill , Balaeniceps
rex, also known as
Whalehead.
Facts: BirdLife International have classified it as Vulnerable
with the main threats being habitat destruction, disturbance
and hunting.

The adult is mainly grey while the juveniles are browner.

Shoe bills feed in muddy waters, preying on fish, frogs,  and
reptiles.

They nest on the ground and lay 2 eggs.

Fewer than  as 5,000 are left in the world.
Weird Endangered Birds.