Brown Pelican Dive Sequence

Brown Pelican Dive Sequence

A series of a Pelican diving on a school of fish. A scene you can never tire of.

Brown Pelican Dive Sequence
Brown Pelican Dive Sequence

The tide here was moving fish out of the bay, under a causeway bridge. Pelicans followed the fish and tide from the bridge to the open water, then flew back and repeated the pattern.

Brown Pelican Dive Sequence
Brown Pelican Dive Sequence

How they spot prey down below like this is a mystery to me. When they do a quick turn and they dive.

Brown Pelican Dive Sequence
Brown Pelican Dive Sequence

They always turn to their left for a dive.

Brown Pelican Dive Sequence
Brown Pelican Dive Sequence

That has to hurt.

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