Fish and Wildlife Service announced on March 21, 2011 that Wisdom has returned.
In the face of tremendous losses of Laysan and black-footed albatross at the Refuge - including an estimated 110,000 chicks and 2,000 adults - to the tsunami that...
Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge; AMNWR; Birds; Marine birds; Coastal environments; Islands; Biology; work of the refuge; Aleutians; Aleutian Islands
Dazzled by lights, this whiskered Auklet chick landed on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service MV Tiglax while traveling through the Aleutina Islands near Kasatochi. After photographing the chick, it was turned loose at sea.