Jail Birds

Birds Make a Living on “The Rock”

by on July 01, 2011

 
 

 

Alcatraz ranks right up there with riding the cable cars for most locals, but it turns out the island is a great place for watching birds! Jack hops on the ferry and chronicles the nesting behavior of snowy egrets, pigeon guillemots, Brandt’s cormorants, and western gulls.

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Birds of Alcatraz

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