Sunday, April 17, 2011

Migrating pelicans-not an unusual site in many parts of Colorado

American White Pelicans both migrate through and stay to breed in various parts of Colorado. Though they don't breed in my area, they do migrate through and often use our (few) local ponds as stop-overs as they make their way to South Park where they breed on 8,000 foot elevation lakes. I happened to be in Florence when this flock flew over. SeEtta