Last Sunday, we went to Lake Eppalock, hoping to see pelicans.

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We found a pair enjoying the flooding McIvor Creek, one of the many tributaries into the man-made reservoir. We had to cross the road. I climbed over the fence into private property to get closer.

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pelicanpair

Unfortunately, canoeists also enjoy a paddle in this pretty spot. Another five minutes, and I would have been closer. But, then again, they did distract the pelicans.

canoeists

The photos of the pelicans flying away weren’t great, they merged too much with the tree trunks. I did get one decent shot as they circled about overhead.

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pelican (Nikon D3000)

We followed them across the road, to the lake, where I got some beaut photos for next time.

🙂

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