RED DIRT PELICANS
EXPEDITION | CURRAWINYA NP. SW QUEENSLAND
a surprise to most, pelicans breed in the desert !
prompted by cyclonic flooding of the Channel Country in 2008 hundreds of thousands of coastal pelicans converged on outback lakes & rivers to breed for only the second time in 25 years
one of the greatest migrations on the planet spawns one of its greatest mysteries | how do they know rains are coming? | how do they know when to go? | or & where? | why the outback, and not the coast? | why?
there was only one way to 'try' and find out