Santa Barbara Island Photo Gallery
Aleutian World War II National Historic Area
Park Service marine biologists monitor 16 sites throughout the park to determine the health of one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world, the kelp forest.
Some of the best diving within the park can be found around Santa Barbara Island. Gorgonian coral and giant kelp are just some of the species encountered.
Gray whales pass near the island on their annual 12,000-mile round-trip migration between breeding and calving grounds in Baja California and feeding grounds in