Mass of pelicans by Eran Gissis (14 images)

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An enormous flock of 8,000 pelicans meet at a feeding spot to fill up on food before continuing their migration process. Eran Gissis, who carries out bird migration surveys for a living, was able to capture the remarkable images of the pelicans gathering en masse in Hefer Valley, Israel.

Mr Gissis, 38, said that fish farmers in Israel used to complain about migrating pelicans depleting their stocks, so huge water reserves were created as feeding stations for the birds. Staff from the...
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