American White Pelican group (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos)
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Title: American White Pelicans
Alternative Title: Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Creator: Karney, Lee
Source: WO-Lee Karney-3476
Publisher: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributor: DIVISION OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Language: EN - ENGLISH
Rights: (public domain)
Subject: Karney, Birds, Shorebirds
Table Of Contents: These large and heavy water birds have massive bills and huge throat pouches used as dip nets to catch fish. In flight, pelicans hold their heads drawn back.
Available: April 14 2004
Issued: April 06 2004
Modified: April 21 2004