Wandering Albatross

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Wandering Albatross – this species of albatross wanders the oceans for months at a time searching for food. It sleeps on the ocean surface at night and drinks seawater. The Wandering albatross is the largest bird in the world in terms of wing span – 11 feet! The Wandering albatross is endangered because of accidental killing of the bird on longlines.

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