Every Bird Matters
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August 11, 2008

Video: Pelicans feeding at Capitola Wharf


Here’s another awesome video of young pelicans feeding at Capitola Wharf in Santa Cruz County from videographer extraordinaire, Rebecca Dymytryk Titus. The wharf is now closed to fisherman. Earlier in the week officials finally had the gumption to shut the pier to prevent further injury to pelicans becoming entangled in fishing line and hooks.

IBRRC is still treating 60 injured pelicans caught in fishing line in a standoff with local fishermen.

Read the earlier posting

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