Published: Jul 6, 2011
"I am thrilled at the outcome;" said Audubon's Dr. Stephen Kress
; "The first nesting of a Short-tailed Albatross at Midway Island provides a new outpost for this much beleaguered seabird."
"The United States Senate need to ratify the Agreement to Conserve Albatross and Petrels (ACAP), " said Audubon's Glenn Olson. "It will help lead to wider adoption by other nation's fishing fleets of measures to reduce mortality of seabirds during longline fishing".