Tag Archives: Bolsa Chica

BOLSA CHICA

BOLSA CHICA, originally uploaded by d_butch. I spent Friday afternoon, June 17 at the Bolsa Chica wetlands in Huntington Beach. I wrote up a LOT of description but the flickr editor dumped it all right in the middle of writing. VERY UNACCEPTABLE. No “undo”. Massive wasted work. Frustrating. I give up. I will paste in […]

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FORMATION FLYING

FORMATION FLYING, originally uploaded by d_butch. You would think that there would be plenty of room to fly around up there. Not with pelicans. They simply love to group up tight and “shoulder” their way through the air. Their view of tight formation involves frequent near collisons. Their air speed is considerably lower than the […]

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A FACE ONLY A MOTHER COULD LOVE

A FACE ONLY A MOTHER COULD LOVE, originally uploaded by d_butch. It may be early in the year for pelicans but there were a gagle cruising around the sky. They are quite graceful in the air although they don’t have a very handsome face. Big. The best range to the birds was out at 100 […]

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