Songbird Migration across the Gulf of Mexico

One of the best things about being a biologist is that “life” never ceases to amaze me.  Recently I had the opportunity to experience part of the spring migration of nearly a billion songbirds that occurs annually across the Gulf of Mexico.  I joined several remarkable bird photographers (including Alan Murphy and Brian Small) for…

Pelagic Seabirds and other Wildlife of St. Paul Island, Alaska

This is my first attempt at a blog and I hope you will find it of interest. I just returned from St. Paul Island in the Pribilof Islands of Alaska where millions of pelagic seabirds and hundreds of thousands of Northern Fur Seals come ashore to have their chicks and pups. Through this blog, I…