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Posted in Videos on November 1, 2011

White Pelicans at Ridgefield NWR

2011 was the best year in at least the last five years for seeing American White Pelicans at Ridgefield NWR (River ‘S’ Unit). I was seeing flocks of about 35 while others have reported seeing up to 80 birds at a time. This is a short video of one of my sightings, ta ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on July 14, 2011

American White Pelican in Flight

A relatively rare sighting for me at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, this enormous bird was one of about 35 that had landed at the refuge on July 11, 2011.  Taken with my Canon 7D, 1/2500, f5.6, ISO640, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading