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Colonial nesterPelecanus conspicillatus

1 Australian Pelican at Lake Burley Griffin West

3 images

Pelecanus conspicillatus at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Dec 2019
Pelecanus conspicillatus at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Dec 2019
Pelecanus conspicillatus at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Dec 2019

Identification history

Colonial nester Pelecanus conspicillatus 13 Dec 2019 Illilanga
Colonial nester Pelecanus conspicillatus 12 Dec 2019 Alison Milton

Author's notes

After being swooped by a magpie the pelican decided not to hang around.

1 comment

   2 Jan 2020
Great capture Alison, I love the perfectly timed photo with the pelican just above the water in your first photo👍😊

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 Dec 2019 2:10 PM Recorded on
  • Alison Milton Recorded by
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