seabirds

09/18
2017

Multimedia Monday: A Bird Lover’s Montage

Happy Multimedia Monday, all!   I treat you to a seabird photo collage of pictures from past years working on Project Puffin’s Seabird Restoration Program. 🙂        … Read more »




09/11
2017

Midway: Message from the Gyre, A Film Review

Being back on Seal Island, a 66-acre spit of land more than 20 miles off the coast of Maine, I feel like I’ve returned to paradise. But while this beautiful… Read more »

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09/01
2017

Project Puffin: Island Life

I am thrilled to bid you good day from 23 miles off into the Atlantic Ocean where I will be living for the next two weeks on a remote island… Read more »




09/08
2017

Project Puffin: Seal Island 2017 Season Summary

Since I only rolled into Seal for just the post-season this year, I thought I’d brush up on the deets of what went on this summer with our beloved terns… Read more »




08/11
2017

So, about gulls..

First off, I’m going to ruin a childhood surety. Are you ready? Brace yourself.. There is no such thing as a seagull. The very word makes any seasoned birder shudder…. Read more »




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 »