Physical DescriptionIt weighs 7 to 9 pounds (3 to 4 kilograms)It’s color is pink , or redThe type of creature it is , is a birdThey use hair like “combs” along the edges of the bill to strain food from mud and sand.Carribean area flamingos have corral red feathersThey have webbed feet
Habitat It is wet and sunnyLakes, marshes and seas Different species live in different parts of the worldIt lives in east and central africa A flamingo makes its habitat out of mud. Their habitat is a nest.
DietAlgae, diatoms, aquatic insects, crustaceans and shellfish.
Predators /EnemiesOther birds/long eared owl , Barred owl Woodland , grassland , wetlands , farmlandsCan live up to 20 or 30 years in nature even longer in captivity.
Interesting facts A Group of baby flamingos is called a stand or a creche.It does not migrate. They are not endangeredA baby is called a chic. Flamingos can flyIt’s color comes from the food it eats It can live up to 50 years
More Interesting Facts Flamingos live in colonies with thousands of members