November 2014

 

Red-legged Kittiwake Behavior

17.11.2014 in Education, Kittiwake Behavior

The Pribilof Islands are an important site for many seabird species, including 70% of the world’s red-legged kittiwake population. The Refuge’s annual seabird monitoring program provides essential information about population size and how many chicks are raised each summer. Other researchers come to the islands

Bering Sea Days 2014

11.11.2014 in Education, Uncategorized

Veronica Padula (University of Alaska, Anchorage) recently traveled to St. Paul to teach students about seabirds and marine pollution during Bering Sea Days (above photo shows students learning about oil spill clean-up).  Read Veronica’s report (below), and watch her video below: Bering Sea Days 2014. I finally made it! St. Paul…