Gunnison Island, in the north arm of Great Salt Lake, is home to one of the largest North American breeding colonies of American White Pelicans. In 2017, Great Salt Lake Institute students began helping the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources with research on these charismatic birds.The first phase of the project was to install a PELIcam on Gunnison Island to help observe pelican behavior during the breeding season.

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PELIcam is the Project in Education and Longitudinal Investigation of American White Pelicans on Gunnison Island.

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This project would not have been possible without the following community partners that have contributed considerable resources and time to making the project happen.

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