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Verkhoturova Island

Kamchatka Brown Bear country, an undisturbed habitat within the Koryakskiy Reserve. Brown bears frequently visit this area which is completely protected and rarely visited. On Verkhoturov Island where Tufted and Horned Puffins, Pigeon, Common and Brunnich’s Guillemots and also Parakeet and Least Auklets can be seen. On nearby rocky islets there is a regular non-breeding haul out of Steller Sea Lions.