Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels

ACAP publishes two new species assessments: Shy Albatross and Black Petrel


The ACAP species assessments aim to collate the most recent scientific information on population status and trends, distribution, threats, as well as any conservation measures that are in place for the 26 albatross and petrel species listed under the Agreement. 

Go to the Education/Resources Section for newly posted assessments for the Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta [click here for PDF] and the Black Petrel  Procellaria  parkinsoni [click here for PDF].


Posted by John Cooper, ACAP Information Officer, 26 November 2008