Common name: Australian Pelican
Scientific name: Pelecanus conspicullatus
Date observed: 25th March 2017
Time of day observed: Morning
Size: Wingspan up to 2.6 m
Location: Windang Island
Number encountered: 3
Interactions within species:
Congregations sometimes form around boat ramps and other popular feeding spots.
Interactions with other species:
Often seen with Silver Gulls and other urban seabirds. Pelicans are fond of fish and free meals, and so are often seen around boat ramps and fish cleaning stations.