Short-tailed albatross and laysan ducks

Two images side-by-side. The first is a white-breasted bird with a smoky colored head, pink and blue beak. The second is a brown and black reticulated duck.

Short-tailed albatross and laysan ducks

Two endangered species milestones have occurred at Midway Atoll since the turn of the 21st century. One involved short-tailed albatross, above left. Another involved Laysan ducks, above right.
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Pete Leary and Jimmy Breeden/USFWS