Davis wildlife

This tiny fluffy chick is tucked behind a rock in its nest.
Fluffy snow petrel chick (Photo: Barbara Weinecke)
A very fluffy and speckled grey and white seal pup with a glimpse of the mother in the background.

Wildlife is abundant around Davis station, including the animals and birds listed below. This offers many opportunities for scientists to study the Antarctic ecology and environment.

This page was last updated on 21 August 2006.