Young pelicans are fed by their parents for about 9 weeks. During this time, each chick will eat about 150 pounds of fish.
The Brown Pelican lives along the coast in California and from North Carolina to Texas, Mexico, the West Indies and many Caribbean Islands & the west coast of South America.
Coastal wetlands and shores
Coastal areas of the Americas
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
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