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

Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) stretching its bill in a Barataria Bay nesting colony. Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. July 2010.
1 of 1

1. Brown Pelican-Vyn-000101-0019-1-2.jpg


Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) stretching its bill in a Barataria Bay nesting colony. Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. July 2010.

4985x3323



Keywords:
BP
Barataria Bay
Brown Pelican
Deepwater Horizon
Grand Isle
Gulf of Mexico
Louisiana
Mississippi River delta
Pelecanus occidentalis
Plaquemines Parish
bill stretching
bird
breeding
colony
island
mangrove
nesting
oil spill