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Meet me half way

I wonder if these American White Pelicans were once seen as “The ugly cygnets”? I am guessing they were never mistaken for ducklings

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Endangered: American Whites (…Pelicans, that is)

The bird with the second largest wingspan in North America (after the California Condor), the American White Pelican, is classified as “endangered” by the Washington department of Fish and Wildlife. They can still be found foraging below hydroelectric dams on the Columbia and Snake rivers, in Eastern Washington State. Below such a dam [...]

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Foggy Sunset at the Coast

End of another Summer’s day off the Oregon Coast. The fog rises over the ocean as the sun sets, painting the scene in a warm, orange glow. Still visible, fishing boats arrive at the South Jetty of the Columbia river while a flock of Pelicans provide aerial escort. A dreamy, mesmerizing scene.

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