Landing Pelican

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The webbed feet of American White Pelicans function like skis when landing on water. [...]

Pelicans And A Fish Too Big To Swallow – Part 2

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This is a continuation of the events from yesterdays post where an American White Pelican had repeatedly tried to swallow a very large, headless carp but due to the size of the fish and persistent pressure from other pelicans the effort (and the fish) had been abandoned. [...]