Non-Breeding Birds Distribution Map

NatureMapping Observations throughout the year

Laysan Albatross (Diomedea immutabilis)

The Washington Gap Analysis Project created breeding bird maps only. The non-breeding birds (e.g., wintering, pelagic (coastal), and birds expanding their ranges) are represented only by NatureMapping sightings.

NM observation maps

NatureMapping observations reported by townships throughout the year.

Species Distribution Information

This pelagic bird is rare but regular off the west coast. In spring it occurs casually inland in SE California, and more frequently off Alaska. It breeds off the Canadian and Alaskan coasts.

Text edited by Gussie Litwer
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