52 feet tall and it has a basement
The refuge is home to albatross and a number of other sea birds. If you look closely you will see white spots in the middle of the above photo. Those spots are actually albatross that have just returned from Alaska. In the near future the mating pairs will prepare nests for their new families.
This is a wedge tail shearwater chick. It still has down,
so it will be a short time til it's time to FLY!!
This little guy (wedge tail shearwater) is ready for his
first flight, which should be any day.
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