The Tireless Tenacious Traveler

 

 

Weighing in at 3.5 ounces and only a foot long body,

the arctic tern takes the prize of the longest migration

of any animal on the earth! (please click article to enlarge)

 

Carsten Egevang, of Greenland Natural Resource Center did a scientific study

of these little but mighty birds. He put small GPS tracking

bracelets on 50 terns. Read for yourself to

discover what he discovered! (please click article to enlarge)