The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has selected the Dateline DX Association to conduct a
|Two of Baker Island's signature brown boobies|
(US Fish and Wildlife Service photo)
According to the ARRL Letter, the DDXA previously conducted DXpeditions on neighboring Howland Island (2009) and Wake Island (1998). The group will be allowed on Baker for up to 14 days, with a maximum of 12 days for radio operation. Baker and Howland Islands (KH1) are #4 on ClubLog's DXCC Most-Wanted List.