Watchable Wildlife Manitoba

White-faced Ibis


The White-faced Ibis is an occasional visitor to Manitoba. It has black to brown, green and purple iridescent colours. The long downward curving bill, white face and dark legs are distinguishing features. This ibis is a ground-nesting bird that can be found in marshes probing the depths for insects.

If you want to find this occasional visitor, look for it at Whitewater Lake WMA and Oak Hammock Marsh.