Albatrosses and petrels are the ultimate migratory “wind birds,” navigating the tough climate of the Southern Ocean and serving as a vital part of the ecosystem. Often mating for life, their longterm survival is at risk due to longline fishing, changing weather patterns, pollution and habitat destruction. The organizations below are working toward solutions that can protect the future of these majestic seabirds. Visit their pages for more information on how you can help their efforts.
Albatross and Petrel Conservation Organizations:
- Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition – Albatrosses and Petrels Conservation: Facebook, Twitter Instagram
- Ocean Conservancy: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
- Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels: Facebook
- BirdLife International: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram