The Red-legged Kittiwake is a
gull native to the area just south of the Bering Straits. It
spends much of the winter at sea and breeds on a few islands
off the Russian and Alaskan coasts.
Kittiwakes nest on high cliffs inaccessible to most predators. The
Red-legged Kittiwake is similar to the Black-legged but has
slight differences in bill, head and wings and, of course,