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


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Izembek National Wildlife Refuge is a spectacular wilderness along the Bering Sea coast of the Alaska Peninsula. A large lagoon holds vast beds of eelgrass, making it one of the most important waterfowl migration sites in the U.S. There has been pressure for many years to build a road through Izembek’s federally designated wilderness - an unprecedented act.