13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A majestic brown pelican coming in for a landing in Galveston Bay, TX

Galveston Island Texas is a great place for birding photos. Many different species are home there to the island. I was out taking pictures of the birds when I seen this Pelican coming in for a landing just off the pier.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2015
Date Uploaded: 10.2015
Photo Location: Galveston, Texas, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5200
Copyright: © Richard McKenzie