Pelican Cormorant flotilla

American White Pelicans and cormorants hang out together on what we have come to call Pelican Island at Archbishop Joseph A Fiorenza Park in Houston.

This flotilla of birds of both species appeared to be following a shoal of fish, progressing quite speedily across the lake in formation.

pelican cormorant flotilla

Then maybe they were not keeping up, so the pelicans took off.

pelicans takeoff

What photogenic birds!

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