Outback Pelicans
Video: Synchronized Swimmers

Australian Pelicans generally feed in groups, cooperating to herd fish into one location before swooping down to feed. In this video, a pod of pelicans join forces, swimming in unison in the hopes of catching an afternoon snack.

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  • Lorraine

    I am at 400% and I can’t see your videos as they are too small.So
    unsubscribe me from this as It is just dots of white in the video.
    I was trying to see the synchronized swimming………Pelicans that is.
    -L.

  • stoneham skeptic

    ‘Tis a strange bird that pelican
    Whose pouch can hold more than his belly can
    He can hold in his beak
    Enough food for a week
    And I don’t know how in the hell he can!

  • JoAnn the Packer Fan

    The Pelican [1910]

    A wonderful bird is the pelican,
    His bill will hold more than his belican.
    He can take in his beak
    Food enough for a week,
    But I’m damned if I see how the helican.
    ~~~ Dixon Lanier Merritt (1879-1972)

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