Restoring Rare Seabirds

Mark your calendar for this Wednesday evening May 9, 2012!  Join us at Channel Islands National Park Visitor Center at 7:00 pm and learn from National Park Service biologist, Laurie Harvey the ongoing efforts to restore rare seabirds and their habitats on the Channel Islands.   The Channel Islands are vital habitat for seabirds, providing essential nesting and feeding grounds for …

Canary in a Coal Mine

What do the canary in a coal mine and Earth Day have in common?  Read on! Natural areas, such as Channel Islands National Park, play an important role in indicating when critical changes are happening on the earth, our life support system. Like “the canary in the coal mine” alerting mine workers to poison gases in a shaft, natural areas …