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    • "Shell Mound Archeological Site"

    • "Shell Mound Archeological Site"
    • Recreation; Artifacts; Historic sites; Wildlife refuges; Signs;
    • This ancient feature was initially created by Archaic cultures and completed by Woodland period cultures. Its height was reached by the discarding the shells of their food source - oysters, clams, and other mollusks. over a 6,000 time span. Once...
    • Albatross Nesting Near Historic Building

    • Albatross Nesting Near Historic Building
    • Birds; Marine birds; Buildings, facilities and structures; Historic sites; History; Wildlife refuges; Islands; Tropical environments;
    • Albatross nest in the area surrounding a historic building on Sand Island, Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Albert M. Day in Alaska

    • Albert M. Day in Alaska
    • Refuge Centennial; Directors (USFWS)
    • The job of director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service involved more than just wildlife in the territorial days of our 49th state, Alaska. Albert M. Day, the agency’s director between 1946 and 1953 (second from left), investigated the living...
    • American White Pelican

    • American White Pelican
    • History; Historic sites; Migratory birds; Marine birds; Birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A hand painted glass slide of an American White Pelican with its young at Malheur lake in 1908, photographed by Finley and Bohlman. Finley and Bohlman photographs would help Malheur become a bird refuge in 1908.
    • American White Pelican

    • American White Pelican
    • History; Historic sites; Habitat conservation; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • Rare at have action shots during this era of photography Finley and Bohlman are able to capture an American white pelican in flight at Klamath Marsh in 1905. These photographs would later help President Roosevelt declare Klamath Marsh a bird refuge...
    • Archaeological site and sign.

    • Archaeological site and sign.
    • Aquaculture; Aquatic environments; Aquatic plants; Banks; Coastal environments; Coastal zone management; Cultural resources; Environments (Natural); Erosion; Historic sites; Marine environments; Plants; Public access; Recreation sites; Resource...
    • Beautiful untouched coastline punctuated by Archaeological sign the foreground.
    • Arctic village

    • Arctic village
    • Wildlife refuges; Historic sites; History;
    • Summer scene of arctic village. Log houses and buildings and a person riding a 3-wheeler. Arctic village is located on the East Fork of the Chandalar River. ARLIS;ANWR; Brooks Range;
    • Arctic village church

    • Arctic village church
    • Wildlife refuges; Villages; History; Historic sites; Buildings, facilities and structures;
    • Black and white image of a village log church in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR); ARLIS; Brooks Range;
    • Assateague Lighthouse

    • Assateague Lighthouse
    • Wildlife refuges; Buildings, facilities and structures; Coastal environments;
    • The present 142 foot-high structure is one of nearly 20 other tall, historic, brick lighthouses still functioning along the Atlantic Coast today.
    • Barter Island Village

    • Barter Island Village
    • Villages
    • Barter Island is home of the village of Kaktovik. It is located off the Northeast shore of Alaska in the Beaufort Sea. This slide is located in the Historic Slide file.
    • Bison in crates

    • Bison in crates
    • Wildlife management; Work of the Service; Historic sites; Mammals;
    • Bison transplanting operation in Big Delta, "Bison in crates, on ramp ready for shipment." Historic sites
    • Bison transplant in Big Delta

    • Bison transplant in Big Delta
    • Wildlife management; Work of the Service; Mammals; Historic sites;
    • These bison in coral subsequently put in crates and moved to upper Copper River and released near Slana, Historic sites
    • Black-crowed Night-Heron

    • Black-crowed Night-Heron
    • Habitat conservation; History; Historic sites; Birds; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A Black-crowed Night-Heron guarding its nest and eggs while Finley and Bohlman capture a shot at Malheur lake in 1908. Malheur lake would later become a bird refuge in 1908 when President Roosevelt saw photography Finley and Bohlman did of that...
    • Black-crowned Night-Heron

    • Black-crowned Night-Heron
    • History; Historic sites; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • Black-crowned Night-Heron at nest in Malheur lake. Hand painted glass slide by Finley and Bohlman in 1908.


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