The Albatross Task Force – a progress report

Nature's Voice show

Summary: Out of the 22 Albatross species, 15 are in danger of extinction and that’s despite the remarkable success of the Albatross Task Force – set up by the RSPB and Birdlife International more than a decade ago. On this edition of Nature’s Voice Jane Markham talks to marine biologists from Namibia and Chile about success in reducing the number of Albatrosses killed as a ‘bycatch’ of the fishing industry and to the RSPB’s Nina da Rocha - Albatross Task Force Project officer about her hopes for the f