Brown Pelican
Pelecanus occidentalis

Crystal Lake
McHenry County, IL
4 June 2009

The birding community became aware of this Brown Pelican when Kay Preshlock discovered it on Crystal Lake on Wednesday, 3 June 2009. According to residents in the area, it had arrived Tuesday evening (2 June 2009). These photos were take on Thursday morning, 4 June 2009.




This page was last updated on 4 June 2009.
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