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While NFK is paused temporarily, we are replaying some old favorites. We thought you might enjoy seeing this older article, which originally ran on February 6, 2020.

Albatrosses Help Locate Illegal Fishing Boats

Wandering albatross in flight with Centurion transmitter.
Scientists have turned albatrosses into ocean spies by placing special radar tracking devices on them. The seabirds, which spend weeks at a time over the open ocean, collected information on boats fishing illegally.


 

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