Prothonotary Warbler A037
With strikingly different plumage, a pair of upland geese—ubiquitous as the wind in the Falklands—peer over a lush stand of grass.
A southern elephant seal makes his displeasure at an intruder emphatically known (left); Rob McGill amid the restored tussac grass on Carcass Island (right).
Treeless land and wind-scoured water meet in the Falklands (left); a striated caracara soars overhead (right).
A Megallanic oystercatcher pauses in its hunt for mollusks (left); the author and photographer David Nicolas on Kidney Island (right).
King penguins waddle single-file to the sea (left); Craig Dockrill on Kidney Island (right).
Grass-fringed Carcass Island (left) is home to the charismatic Magellanic penguin, while Pebble Island’s landscape is stark.