July 2015
Bird Watcher's Digest;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p84
The article discuses about freelance writer Chuck Graham who conducts kayak tours at Channel Island in National Park in Ventura, California. His journey in Brooks Range in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Fairbanks, Alaska for bird watching where different species of birds can be seen in the Canning river, the coastal plain in the Northern side of Arctic Ocean where 155 birds species migrate from everywhere are discussed. The best time for bird watching is June and July months.


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