Alaska, Least Auklet (Aethia pusilla), Breeding migrant

Summary

Species with colonies on the Aleutian Islands, in Bearing Sea and Semidi Islands.

Conservation status

Information not yet available

Phenology

This auklet breeds from June to August.

Abundance

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The Alaskan breeding population is estimated up to 9000000 birds at 37 colony sites. The largest colonies are located on Kiska, Segula, and Gareloi in the Aleutian Islands, and St. Matthew, Hall, St. Lawrence and Diomede Islands in the Bering Sea.

Habitat

Information not yet available

Threats

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Information in English
Breeding migrant
  • Alaska Seabird Information Series, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Migratory Bird Management Nongame Program November 2006