TAKE A LOOK AT THIS INCREDIBLE BIRD…… IT IS A WHITE AMERICAN PELICAN…….

WE THINK THIS  BIRD IS A POST BREEDING MALE……  HE WEIGHS AS MUCH AS 20 POUNDS AND HAS A 9 ½ FOOT WINGSPAN…… THEY ALSO LIVE UP TO 26 YEARS…….

HE IS IDENTIFIED AS A SENIOR BECAUSE HE HAS A BLACK PATCH ON THE TOP OF HIS HEAD……

THESE BIRDS  EAT SMALL FISH AND OTHER MARINE LIFE THAT THEY CATCH AS THEY SKIM THE WATER TO FILL THEIR POUCH…… THIS BREED IS CLASSIFIED AS VULNERABLE……

THEY WINTER AS FAR SOUTH AS CENTRAL AMERICA……

IT’S A 12C (54F) WITH A CLEAR SKY……. YOU KNOW WHERE THE LONG JOHNS ARE……