Black-browed Albatross Photo, Thalassarche melanophrys



Black-browed albatross, adult and chick, at the enormous colony on Steeple Jason Island in the Falklands.  This is the largest breeding colony of black-browed albatrosses in the world, numbering in the hundreds of thousands of breeding pairs.  The albatrosses lay eggs in September and October, and tend a single chick that will fledge in about 120 days. Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom, Thalassarche melanophrys, natural history stock photograph, photo id 24120
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Black-browed albatross, adult and chick, at the enormous colony on Steeple Jason Island in the Falklands. This is the largest breeding colony of black-browed albatrosses in the world, numbering in the hundreds of thousands of breeding pairs. The albatrosses lay eggs in September and October, and tend a single chick that will fledge in about 120 days. Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom

Stock Photo: 24120
Species: Black-browed albatross, Thalassarche melanophrys
Location: Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
Lat/Long: S 051° 02' 06.47", W 061° 13' 43.69" (Coordinates: -51.03513°, -61.22880°)
Altitude: 34.00m
Format: Digital 2:3
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Updated: October 21, 2017

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