OK, so this is not actually "latest news", but it is the end of 2011, so let's celebrate an eight-month daily streak* with ACAP Latest News by dancing in the New Year albatross-style.
Choose your favourite albatross and enjoy!
Black-footed Albatross at Kaena Point, Oahu, Hawaii
Photograph by Lindsay Young
Laysan Albatrosses on Isla Clarión, Revillagigedo Archipelago, Mexico
Photograph by Ross Wanless
Waved Albatross, Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Photograph by John Cooper
Short-taileds (and other species):
Short-tailed Albatross, Kure Atoll, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, USA
Photograph by Cynthia Vanderlip
All the best to all for 2012.
*a spell or run (informal)
John Cooper, ACAP Information Officer, 31 December 2012