A group of brown pelicans in flight as seen from behind. Taken in Boca Grande, Florida.
Pelican With Big Fish
A brown pelican comes in for a landing on water after catching big fish tossed to him by fishermen. Taken at E G Simmons Park in Ruskin, Florida.
Join the Crowd
Brown pelicans are not the most graceful of creatures when making a landing. This guy joins a crowd already gathered off Boca Grande, Florida.
A brown pelican dives for a snack. Pelicans will glide above the water looking for fish. Once they see one, it's a straight down dive to catch it. Taken off Boca Grande.
Roseate Spoonbill on Branch
Roseate spoonbill standing on tree limb. These pink birds have a distinctive bill and red eyes. This shot was taken along Charlotte harbor in Punta Gorda, Florida.
A limpkin preens in water clear enough to create a perfect reflection. This was taken in the Myakka River State Park in Sarasota, Florida.