seabirds

07/21
2017

A Peek Into a Beach-Nesting Seabird Colony

Photos by author.   From Sarasota, I took the bridge to Lido Key, one of multiple barrier islands that line the west coast of the state of Florida. Following the… Read more »




05/15
2017

Project Puffin: A Story Review

The book is Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock by Stephen W. Kress and Derrick Z. Jackson As a “Puffineer” of three seasons… Read more »




04/17
2017

Coral Bleaching: Death of a Once-Rich Reef

As sea temperatures rise with the ever-growing impact of climate change, we are left to witness the deadly ripple effects expand across one of the most richly biodiverse areas on earth and… Read more »




05/06
2015

EOC 022: Monitoring Seabirds in Extreme Isolation with Mikaela Howie

Episode Summary: Today’s episode of the podcast is about seabird monitoring in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska. This is a long term research and monitoring effort that has been going… Read more »




05/06
2015

Aikhag: A Personal Journey

On the remote island of Aiktak in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska, wildlife researcher Mikaela Howie spent four months monitoring seabird populations. Mikaela, along with one additional field biologist, lived… Read more »




05/24
2013

Seabird Monitoring on the Aleutians

*** Mikaela Howie is the newest member of our “Eyes on Conservation” team. She will be working on a long-term project whose main objective is to monitor the nesting productivity… Read more »