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young short-tailed albatross
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young short-tailed albatross
Once common, the short-tailed albatross was hunted for its feathers, meat and eggs, and was eliminated from its range except for a small cluster of Japanese islands. In 2011 a pair of short-tailed albatross nested on Midway for the first time and successfully fledged a chick. The next year five short-tailed albatross, including this subadult, were seen on the atoll. Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge March 2012 Photo: Noah Kahn/USFWS
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