Dusky Camp

It was the most anticipated week of the summer. Nest Island Monitoring in the Copper River Delta. [caption id="attachment_7778" align="alignleft" width="300"] Not the duckling and not as cute, but they're babies![/caption] Our home base was at Dusky Camp out on Alaganik Slough. I absolutely loved being out...

Saying Good Bye to Dusky Camp

Saying Goodbye to Dusky Camp was not easy! During Monitoring and Maintenance for Dusky Canada Geese Nest Islands, we often camped for 4-6 days in the Copper River Delta. This was Dusky Camp! These are the weather ports and tents we called home while working in the field. I...

Dusky Canada Goose- Nest Island Monitoring

Last week and part of this week I was working on nest island monitoring for the Dusky, a sub-species of the Canada Goose. The Dusky Canada Goose primarily breeds on the Copper River Delta in south central Alaska, the species was negatively affected by the 1964 earthquake...