Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Adult Fork-tailed Storm Petrel (Oceanodroma furcata) walking to its nest burrow at night on St. Lazaria Island. The tiny island hosts more than half-a-million  nesting Leach’s and Fork-tailed storm-petrels. St. Lazaria Island, Alaska. June.
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Adult Fork-tailed Storm Petrel (Oceanodroma furcata) walking to its nest burrow at night on St. Lazaria Island. The tiny island hosts more than half-a-million nesting Leach’s and Fork-tailed storm-petrels. St. Lazaria Island, Alaska. June.

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Alaska
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel
Oceanodroma furcata
St. Lazaria Island
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nesting
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seabird
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