The red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) is a bird of prey, one of three species
colloquially known in the United States as the "chickenhawk," though it rarely
preys on standard sized chick...
The Aleutian Islands are the group of small islands that form the long tail of
Alaska. They are the reason that Alaska is considered the state farthest to the
east of ...
The islands of the long chain that extends from the Alaska Peninsula are the
Aleutian Islands, ... An archipelago is a group, chain or cluster of islands
surrounded by a large body of .... what group of small islands forms the long tail
several small collections of birds taken at various times in the western part of ...
Twenty-one species are represented in the collection from this group of islands.
.... Alaskan races of the Song Sparrow practically completing the chain of forms
connecting ... 3481 L. S. J. U.); Measurements: wing 4.27, tail 2.80, culmen .44- In
The. Small Mammals of. Alaska. A Field Handbook of the Shrews and Small ...
Body very small, snout relatively long and slender pointed, eyes tiny, 5 clawed ....
Skull length usually less than 15 mm; tail short (usually less than 30 mm ), light ....
group of which Unalaska Island is a .... Island, along with one, perhaps two, forms
trees and the tallest growth is the strand wheat along the shore, which forms
dense mats ... these islands, but I believe the long-range effects upon the bird
population to have been .... were often seen in pairs, but small groups of what
appeared to be females and young .... The characteristic broad tail-bands were
It has a long, flattened tail which they use as a rudder and for added propulsion.
... A small population of sea otters lives at San Nicolas Island as a result of ...
kenyoni, occurs on the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands of Alaska and the Alaska
Peninsula. ... of living among females, males and females tend to live in separate
Herbaceous peatlands occur in small to large patches on poorly drained and ...
Number of Biophysical Settings (BpSs) in each fire regime group .... They are
widespread on the Aleutian Islands and Alaska Peninsula and form ..... In
extremely dry years, fires can burn deep into peat and smolder for long periods [
Mar 18, 2016 ... In the Pacific, humpbacks migrate seasonally from Alaska to Hawaii--they can ...
Humpback whales are well known for their long "pectoral" fins, which can be ...
Republic in the Atlantic and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific. ... and small fish
and can consume up to 3,000 pounds (1,360 kg) of food per day.
Here are some key terms that will help you speak Alaskan on your vacation. ...
Each year, part of the earnings are distributed to residents in the form of a ... Aleut
– A small Native group residing in Southwest Alaska and the Aleutian Islands. ...
Dipnetting - A way of catching fish by dipping a net attached to a long pole out