Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Gulf Oil Spill

Hundreds of juvenile Brown Pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis) like these were oiled in their largest Louisiana nesting colony on Raccoon Island. Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana. July 2010.
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Hundreds of juvenile Brown Pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis) like these were oiled in their largest Louisiana nesting colony on Raccoon Island. Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana. July 2010.

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