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A Little Kleptoparasitism

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The fun thing about Florida is you can see both American white pelicans and brown pelicans (the above bird). This bird was hanging out near a boat launch in Titusville. Some of the brown pelicans can be quite “tame” around there. And I’ve heard different theories that some brown pelicans learn to beg [...]

Pelican Yawn

Pelican Yawn

If you’re a fish or crawfish, this is a terrifying site. Especially because American white pelicans will cooperatively hunt fish in the water.

Birdchick Podcast #20: Pranks, Pelicans & Penguins

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Non Birding Bill and I are going to experiment with a longer podcast this week. We are opening a show that is a paroday of The Love Boat at the Bryant Lake Bowl this week and chances are good we will not be able to keep up with doing three shows this week. Let us [...]