Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels


The ACAP Species Assessments contain the most recent scientific information regarding albatross and petrel species listed under the Agreement. These assessments provide data on each species' population status and trends, their distribution, the threats they face both at breeding sites and at sea, as well as the conservation measures that are in place to protect them.

pdf ACAP Species List

pdf Amsterdam Albatross

Amsterdam Albatross

Diomedea amsterdamensis

pdf Antipodean Albatross

Antipodean Albatross

Diomedea antipodensis

pdf Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross

Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross

Thalassarche chlororhynchos

pdf Balearic Shearwater

Balearic Shearwater

Puffinus mauretanicus

pdf Black Petrel

Black Petrel

Procellaria parkinsoni

pdf Black-browed Albatross

Black-browed Albatross

Thalassarche melanophris

pdf Black-footed Albatross

Black-footed Albatross

Phoebastria nigripes

pdf Buller's Albatross

Buller's Albatross

Thalassarche bulleri

pdf Campbell Albatross

Campbell Albatross

Thalassarche impavida

pdf Chatham Albatross

Chatham Albatross

Thalassarche eremita

pdf Grey Petrel

Grey Petrel

Procellaria cinerea

pdf Grey-headed Albatross

Grey-headed Albatross

Thalassarche chrysostoma

pdf Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross

Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross

Thalassarche carteri

pdf Laysan Albatross

Laysan Albatross

Phoebastria immutabilis

pdf Light-mantled Albatross

Light-mantled  Albatross

Phoebetria palpebrata

pdf Northern Giant Petrel

Northern Giant Petrel

Macronectes halli

pdf Northern Royal Albatross

Northern Royal Albatross

Diomedea sanfordi

document Pink-footed Shearwater

Pink-footed Shearwater

Puffinus creatopus

The ACAP Pink-footed Shearwater assessment will be available soon.

pdf Salvin's Albatross

Salvin's Albatross

Thalassarche salvini

pdf Short-tailed Albatross

Short-tailed Albatross

Phoebastria albatrus

pdf Shy Albatross

Shy Albatross

Thalassarche cauta

pdf Sooty Albatross

Sooty Albatross

Phoebetria fusca

pdf Southern Giant Petrel

Southern Giant Petrel

Macronectes giganteus

pdf Southern Royal Albatross

Southern Royal  Albatross

Diomedea apomophora

pdf Spectacled Petrel

Spectacled Petrel

Procellaria conspicillata

pdf Tristan Albatross

Tristan Albatross

Diomedea dabbenena

pdf Wandering Albatross

Wandering Albatross

Diomedea exulans

pdf Waved Albatross

Waved Albatross

Phoebastria irrorata

pdf Westland Petrel

Westland Petrel

Procellaria westlandica

pdf White-capped Albatross

White-capped Albatross

Thalassarche steadi

pdf White-chinned Petrel

White-chinned Petrel

Procellaria aequinoctialis