Photo of the Day: A brown pelican glides over the water

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brown pelican photo

credit: Jaymi Heimbuch

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An adult brown pelican soars over the water in Monterey Bay, California, on an overcast day. This species has made a wonderful recovery after DDT threatened its future in the 1970s.

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