Unidentified birds may be Pine Grosbeaks (Pinicola enucleator), whose species range extends to some parts of the Alaska Peninsula.
White, dust-like deposit on the beach on sunny day after high tides. Water samples would be required for identification.
The third such bite in two years prompted a police warning in the Aleutian Islands town.
We are unsure how the eagle died.
Unusually high PSP toxin levels making shellfish unsafe to eat.
High PSP level in Sand Point, Alaska
The paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) results for Sand Point, Alaska (butter clams collected 1/5/2015) had PSP toxin levels of 112 micrograms/100 grams.
High PSP in clams