Brown pelican: here's lookin' at you, kid

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This California brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis californicus) is photographed standing just behind a rock, staring straight into the camera with the ocean and sky in the background.  The pelican has just flown back in from having a meal, and thus is dripping with water.
This California brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis californicus) is photographed standing just behind a rock, staring straight into the camera with the ocean and sky in the background. The pelican has just flown back in from having a meal, and thus is dripping with water.
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Keywords:
  • California
  • California Brown Pelican
  • Coast Blvd.
  • La Jolla Cove
  • Pelecanus occidentalis californicus
  • San Diego County
  • animal
  • bird
  • blue
  • ocean
  • rock
  • sky
  • sunrise
  • water