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Unformatted text preview: o We commonly see them on the piers, eating almost everything we give them. Pelicans One of the unique features of the pelicans is their pouch that is below their beaks. Pelicans like to plunge into the surface waters in order to catch fish Pelicans were once victims of DDT pollution. o DDT interfered with the reproductive system of the pelicans; the eggshells were easily breakable because of DDT. Tubernoses Tubernoses often migrate and breed in Antarctica, then migrate across the ocean and onto the Arctic to feed during the summer. o Example of tubernoses: albatross Shorebirds o Examples of shorebirds: ducks and herons...
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This note was uploaded on 01/04/2012 for the course BSC BSC1005 taught by Professor Orlando,rebecca during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10