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White Pelican Snags A Snook

On a cold winter day for Central Florida, this American White Pelican scooped up a huge cold stunned snook in shallow water. It had a lot of difficulty swallowing it because it was so big, but it finally was able to.

TAGS: Fish, Florida, Nature, Pelican, Wildlife

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Dunedin, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Richard La Belle.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 80D
Focal Length: 552mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Dunedin, Florida, United States of America