seabirds

Interior least terns deemed recovered

October 30, 2019

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed removing the interior least tern (Sterna antillarum) from the endangered species list. The small fish-eating bird was ...

Starvation prompted mass puffin die-off

June 24, 2019

It was the end of October 2016 when the first reports of dead puffins and auklets began trickling in on the small Pribilof island of St. Paul. Local Aleuts had ...
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