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An albatross chick takes off after its parents raise it up

  • COURTESY HOB OSTERLUND

    Mother Laysan albatross Kaluahine raises her chick, Kaloakulua, on the north shore of Kauai.

With Mother’s Day still fresh on our minds, The Green Leaf pays homage to Laysan albatross moms, which typically hatch only one egg per year and travel up to 3,000 miles to gather food for their chicks. Read more

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