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Worlds largest colony of black browded albatross thalassarche melanophris falklands

With over a quarter of a million birds nesting above the crashing waves, Steeple Jason hosts the world's largest colony of Black-browed Albatross. The black-browed albatross , also known as the black-browed mollymawk, is a large seabird of the albatross family Diomedeidae; it is the most widespread and common member of its family. For any form of publication, please include the link to this page: www.grida.no/resources/8501

Year: 2017

From album: Falkland Islands

Photographer: Peter Prokosch

Tags: Biodiversity birds Environment island Marine

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