American White Pelican Flying Overhead

American White Pelican, Bottom View

With a wingspan of 95 to 115 inches  (244-290 cm), the American White Pelican is one of the largest birds in North America. It’s quite amazing to have one fly right over you!

American White Pelican Flying Overhead
American White Pelican, From Below

For such a big bird they make a remarkably delicate landing, with very little splash.

American White Pelican Landing
American White Pelican Landing

4 thoughts on “American White Pelican, Bottom View”

Leave a Reply to Ellen Jennings Cancel reply