The other day I discovered this wonderful image that leave you in this entrance. In the new searcher of Microsoft, published a photography of some chicks of birds. By for the archive deduced that they are albatross, at the beginning thought that were penguins. So here I leave you a bit of information on these birds taken out of the Wikipedia.
The albatross or birds ram (Diomedeidae) are a family of marine birds of big dimensions that, together with the procelaríidos, hidrobátidos and pelecanoides form the order Procellariiformes.
They distribute by almost all the extension of the Antarctic Ocean and the north of the Pacific Ocean. The albatross are between the birds voladoras of main dimensions. The big albatross (gender Diomedea) have the main envergadura of wings of any existent species in the actuality. The albatross distribute traditionally in four genders, although it exists disagreement regarding the number of species.
The albatross move of form very efficient in the air and using the plan dynamic cover big distances with little effort. They feed of squids, fishes and krill, well collecting animal died or capturing his alive food in the surface of the water or buceando. The albatross are colonial birds and the majority nidifica in remote oceanic islands, often sharing his territory of nidificación with other species. Between male and female establishes a relation monogámica that hard all his life.
Of the 22 species of albatross recognised by the International Union for the Conservation of the Nature (UICN), 8 are vulnerable, 6 run danger of extinction and 4 find critical danger of extinction.