Brown pelicans, roseate spoonbill and ringed kingfisher in Costa Rica

BRUINE PELIKANEN, RODE LEPELAAR EN AMERIKAANSE REUZENIJSVOGEL IN COSTA RICA

These photo’s were taken from from a narrow tourist boat on the Tarcoles river coming out into the Pacific Ocean. / Deze foto’s zijn genomen vanuit een smalle rondvaartboot op de Tarcoles rivier die uitmondde in de Stille Oceaan.

The brown pelican on the left is the only adult. / De bruine pelikaan links is de enige volwassene.IMG_9492

bruine pelikanen

The pelican with the red-brown neck and white head is the breeding adult. The others are young brown pelicans. / De pelikaan met de rood-bruine nek en de witte kop is de broedende volwassene van de groep. De anderen zijn jonge bruine pelikanen.


Upstream. / Stroomopwaarts.

roseate spoonbill / rode lepelaar
roseate spoonbill / rode lepelaar
roseate spoonbill / rode lepelaar
roseate spoonbill / rode lepelaar

ringed kingfisher / amerikaanse reuzen  ijsvogel
ringed kingfisher / amerikaanse reuzen ijsvogel
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