Cruises from Steeple Jason Island
Steeple Jason Island is a small island west of Grand Jason Island, part of the Jason Islands that are, in turn, part of the Falkland Island in the South Atlantic Ocean. It is one of the "Islas los Salvajes" in Spanish. The islands are uninhabited nature reserves. Generally inhabited over the years, Steeple Jason was used for sheep grazing up until the 1980s, and there are the remains of a disused shearing shed on the island, The island is important for being home to one of the largest colonies of black-browed albatrosses in the world. Read more
The albatrosses have been declining recently, with many experts blaming long-line fisheries.