Life as an Albatross Chick on Midway, in 20 Photos

Good Morning, Midway

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credit: Jaymi Heimbuch

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We want to start the week off on the right foot, so we're sticking to the happier side of life on Midway. The life of a chick is not easy -- sometimes parents don't come back, sometimes disease or a gut full of plastic will get the better of them, sometimes storms or even the rare tsunami causes devastation. This is part of the reality, and we are addressing this during our series of posts on Midway.

But for now, it's Monday so let's focus on the incredible cuteness and personality of these fuzzbuckets -- starting with when they wake up in the morning and take a big yawn!