ALBATROSS


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ALBATROSSAntarctic Large-Scale Box Analysis and the Role of the Scotia Sea
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But some time after, I learned that goney was some seaman's name for albatross.
Then on they gladly sailed, the albatross following, until one day the Ancient Mariner, in a mad moment, shot the beautiful bird.
That self-same moment, he found that he could pray, and the albatross, which his fellows in their anger had hung about his neck, dropped from it, and fell like lead into the sea.
He picked up with an old stumpy-tailed albatross, who told him that Kerguelen Island was the very place for peace and quiet, and when Kotick went down there he was all but smashed to pieces against some wicked black cliffs in a heavy sleet-storm with lightning and thunder.
The population of this rare wandering albatross, which breeds almost exclusively on the remote Antipodes Island in the New Zealand subantarctic, has experienced an alarming decline in the past 13 years, with very high mortality of females and reduced breeding success.
Martin Lawlor, chief executive of Port of Blyth, said: "Receiving the Albatross and the GMS Evolution is another milestone achieved in an exciting few months for the Port of Blyth.
Luiten, one shot clear of a group of three including Scotland's Scott Jamieson after a one-under 70, carded the first ever albatross in tournament play on Real Club Valderrama's 11th hole.
Keywords: Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner; Albatross and its Killing
There are very few sites where we can look at long term studies and see if the albatross diet is changing over time, how it's changing, and whether this is something that we need to be worried about.
It was her first albatross and followed her first hole in one during a friendly match at her home club Whitley Bay earlier this season against her mother Gina, an operations director in the IT industry.
The Light-mantled Albatross has a circumpolar distribution in the Southern Ocean, mostly south of the Subantarctic Convergence between 40[degrees] and 60[degrees] S (Carboneras, 1992; Brooke, 2004).
There was also a special video message for Dettori recorded by top golfer Lee Westwood, who is among the founder members of the Albatross Club, which specialises in syndicated racehorse ownership.