Babies in burrows

  • Photo courtesy Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project

    This Newell’s shearwater chick is one of 19 moved from mountain burrows to Nihoku Crater in early September.

  • Photo courtesy Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project

    Katie Stoner retrieves a Newell’s shearwater chick from a mountain burrow during the translocation project in early September.

They’re fuzzy, they’re endangered and there are now 19 of them growing in man-made burrows on Kauai’s North Shore.

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