Rice Field And White Pelicans

Rice Field And White Pelicans

The last few days and articles have been Brown Pelicans for the most part.

The nice thing about the Lowcountry is you can go a little into the marshes and you now have the White Pelicans. Much bigger than the Browns. These birds spend the winter here.

Rice Field And White Pelicans
Rice Field And White Pelicans

Above is part of a flock that has been in the rice fields for a few weeks. The number of birds varies and can be as little as a few dozen up to 200. The very large flocks make a point of staying off in the hard to reach locations.

ACE Basin, South Carolina.

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