• Sunset view of Glacier Bay and the surrounding Fairweather Mountains.

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Kelp Forest Lesson Plans

fish in kelp forest
 
Glacier Bay's Kelp Forest background Powerpoint presentation

The Kelp Forest
Check out this slideshow to learn more about the rich kelp forests in Glacier Bay.

Powerpoint presentation

 
 

Did You Know?

Common Murre Egg

Common Murres (often seen on or near the Marble Islands) have a unique nesting behavior. They lay a single egg on bare ground or rock ledges. The egg is pear-shaped which prevents it from rolling off the ledge. Each egg has unique speckles and coloration that helps the parents identify their egg.