Don’t feed the pelicans

The number of aggressive pelicans expecting a riverfront feed is growing.
The number of aggressive pelicans expecting a riverfront feed is growing.

IT’S an easy rule to follow and will help ­alleviate a growing problem on the Mildura riverfront – don’t feed the pelicans.

Mildura Council will erect signs along the precinct soon reminding people that while the pelicans might enjoy a free lunch, feeding the birds is a no-no.

The council and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning ­(DELWP) have joined forces to try and curb the growing number of aggressive and over-confident pelicans on the riverfront.

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