Eaten alive. How ridding a remote island of mice will save its birds

An extreme conservation plan, which involves spreading poison, is being launched to restore a once-pristine island’s habitat.

This Plan to Save a Rare Albatross From Extinction Just Might Work

Watch how a plan that was implemented to save a rare albatross from extinction in New Zealand got on including the incredible challenges it had to take on.

No Spring Chicken: 67-Year-Old Albatross Hatches Chick

Find out about the world's oldest known wild bird that has hatched a new chick at the age of 67.

See the Artificial Nests Helping the Shy Albatross Battle Climate Change

See how artificial nests are helping the Albatross deal with climate change.

An Albatross Love Story

The bonds between albatrosses can last decades, and every year they return to this colony.

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