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

Male Bar-tailed Godwit (Limosa lapponica) incubating its nest on the Alaskan breeding grounds. Males and females split incubation duties at roughly half-day intervals. Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. June.
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Male Bar-tailed Godwit (Limosa lapponica) incubating its nest on the Alaskan breeding grounds. Males and females split incubation duties at roughly half-day intervals. Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. June.

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Alaska
Bar-tailed Godwit
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Limosa lapponica
YK Delta
Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge
Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta
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