Bering Land Bridge National Preserve, Nome, AK |

Bering Land Bridge National Preserve

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Bering Land Bridge National Preserve

Nome, AK 99762, Tel: 907-443-2522


The Bering Land Bridge use to connect the people of Russia and Alaska. The landscape consists of lakes, bare rocky ridges, and patches of low-growing willow shrub. Wildlife include moose, grizzly bear, muskox, caribou, and many bird species such as most North American waterfowl and loons. Winter temperatures can reach -15 F on the coast and -50 F in the interior.


Loons, Grebes, Shearwaters, Petrels, Storm-Petrels, Cormorants, Cranes, Swans, Geese, Ducks, Plovers, Sandpipers, Jaegers, Gulls, Terns, Auks, Puffins, Kites, Hawks, Eagles, Falcons, Caracara, Grouse, Ptarmigans, Owls, Larks, Swallows, Jays, Crows, Magpies, Titmice, Chickadees, Thrushes, Shrikes, Pipits, Wagtails, Dippers, Warblers, Grosbeaks, Buntings, Sparrows.


Bird listings may include resident and migratory birds and common and rare sightings.