The American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) male develops a fibrous plate on the upper part of their beak during the mating season. Apparently these boys are ready to "Rock & Roll".
|American White Pelican|
Height: 4 feet
Wingspan: 9 feet
Weight: 17 to 19 pounds
This bird had the second largest wingspan of any bird in North American with the exception of the California Condor. This is one BIG bird.
And they are still eating the fish in the Trout Pond.