The Wildlife

Deception Island, Antarctica - Skuas, the vultures of Antarctica

These friendly guys are called Skuas – and essentially the vultures of Antarctica!

Deception Island - Sea Lion resident

A Sea Lion Resident of Deception Island – Thanks for letting us visit!

Deception Island, Antarctica - Sea Lion posing for the camera

Posing for the camera, this sea lion didn’t seem to mind having some house guests.

Of course there are countless Chinstrap Penguins here as well, though often passenger vessels do not encounter the colonies here (hence my lack of pictures of them).

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