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Brown pelican - Wikipedia

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The brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) is a small pelican found in the Americas. It is one of the best known and most prominent birds found in the coastal ...

Brown Pelican, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of ...

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Learn how to identify Brown Pelican, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls, and watch videos. The Brown Pelican is a comically elegant bird with an ...

Brown Pelican, Life History, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of ...

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Learn how to identify Brown Pelican, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls, and watch videos. The Brown Pelican is a comically elegant bird with an ...

Brown Pelican - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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January 1998. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Brown Pelican. Pelecanus occidentalis. “A wonderful bird is the pelican; his bill can hold more than his belly can. . . . ”.

Brown Pelican | Audubon Field Guide

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An unmistakable bird of coastal waters. Groups of Brown Pelicans fly low over the waves in single file, flapping and gliding in unison. Their feeding behavior is ...

Brown Pelican - Pelecanus occidentalis - NatureWorks

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The brown pelican is about four feet in length. It has a brown and gray body and a white head with a light brown crown. Its neck is dark brown during breeding ...

Brown Pelican - Smithsonian Marine Station

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Sep 28, 2010 ... Adult brown pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis, in breeding color phase. Photo courtesy of K. Jarvis, 2008 IRL Photo Contest. Adult brown pelican ...

Pelicans, Pelican Pictures, Pelican Facts - National Geographic

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When fish congregate in the shallows, the pelicans simply scoop them up. The brown pelican, on the other hand, dives on fish (usually a type of herring called ...

Brown Pelican - National Wildlife Federation

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Genus: Pelecanus Species: occidentalis. Description: Brown pelicans are large birds with long, thick bills. At the base of the gray bill is an expandable pouch ...

Brown pelican videos, photos and facts - Pelecanus occidentalis ...

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Learn more about the Brown pelican - with amazing Brown pelican videos, photos and facts on ARKive.