Monday, December 10, 2012

Guillemots aren't exactly "charismatic megafauna..."

but they're fighting for their lives, too.  BBC Nature has done a characteristically bang-up job of reportage, here.

And what's an Alaskan Black Guillemot when it's at home, anyway?  Turns out it's a lovely bird:


More in-depth analysis can be found here, from the Peregrine Fund.