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Brown Pelican

Pelecanus occidentalis

Description:

Single bird with plenty of gulls hanging out near Pacific Ocean jetty - Coquille River.

Habitat:

In Ocean bay, near jetty.

Notes:

Shot a fair number of photos behind a tall shrub.

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3 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Welcome..!!
Third pose is rare moment seen...represent its some behavior..!!

TomBecher
TomBecher 8 years ago

Thanks for the nice comment.... happy you appreciate the Brown Pelican sighting!

Sincerely In Him,
Tom Becher

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Great spotting...True learning lesson..!!

TomBecher
Spotted by
TomBecher

Bandon, Oregon, USA

Lat: 43.12, Long: -124.41

Spotted on Aug 3, 2011
Submitted on Aug 5, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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