Large seabird with long, narrow wings. Mostly dark except for a white ring around its long, thick bill. The amount of white around the bill varies from a thin ring to a wide band around face.
Large seabird with a long, thick bill. Feeds on the surface of the water.
Large seabird with long, narrow wings. Flies low over the surface of the water with stiff wings.
Large, dark seabird with a long, thick bill. Wanders widely across the northern Pacific for most of the year, and is regularly seen off the west coast of North America.
Large, bulky seabird with long, narrow wings. The amount of white around the bill and on the rump varies with age and feather wear.
- Large seabird; small albatross.
- Very long, narrow wings.
- Mostly dusky brown.
- White at base of bill and under eye.
- Large bill.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to adult, but usually with less white at bill base.
Relative Sizegoose-sized or larger
- Both Sexes
- Length: 25.2-29.1 in (64-74 cm)
- Weight: 77.6-151.7 oz (2200-4300 g)
- Wingspan: 76.0-85.0 in (193-216 cm)
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