Pelican, California Brown bird picturesCALIFORNIA BROWN PELICAN
127. Pelecanus californicus. 55 inches.
Upper parts gray; lower brownish streaked with white; back of neck rich velvety brown; head and throat white.
Nest. - On the ground or in small trees, composed of sticks and weeds. Three or four chalky white eggs (3.10 x 1.95).