Follow the latest news of North Pacific albatrosses on the Web

To keep in touch with current activities relating to the conservation of Black-footed Phoebastria nigripes and Laysan P. immutabilis Albatrosses in the North Pacific here are two web sites worth visiting: 

Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument Monthly Updates at

FOAM: Friends of Albatross on Midway at

The latest postings carry news of the banding of chicks, entanglements, satellite tracking, and more.


John Cooper, ACAP Information Officer, 26 July 2010

The Agreement on the
Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels

ACAP is a multilateral agreement which seeks to conserve listed albatrosses, petrels and shearwaters by coordinating international activity to mitigate known threats to their populations.

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