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Brown Pelican Pictures
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Brown pelican


Brown pelican

Brown pelican

White pelican with brown pelican


White pelican with brown pelican
Brown pelican
Brown pelican
White pelican with brown pelican

Stout pelican


Stout pelican

Pelican face


Pelican face

Brown Pelican on dock


Brown Pelican on dock

Pelican standing on dock


Pelican standing on dock
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Pictures of brown pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis).

This species was once severely threatened by pesticides, such as DDT, which caused the birds to lay thin-shelled eggs. These pesticides were banned and the birds are no longer endangered. They inhabit the coasts of North and South America.