18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
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Using their huge bill pouch, spot-billed pelicans scoop up their favorite prey (fish). Usually, these birds forage alone or in small flocks, but on occasion will group together and drive fish into shallow waters.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Camera: DC-G9
Copyright: © Bence Mate
Photo of the Day: 11.21.20