16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
White Pelican Snags A Snook

On a cold winter day for Central Florida, this American White Pelican scooped up a huge cold stunned snook in shallow water. It had a lot of difficulty swallowing it because it was so big, but it finally was able to.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Dunedin, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 80D
Copyright: © Richard La Belle