Laysan


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Lay•san

(ˈlaɪ sɑn)

n.
an islet of Hawaii, in the Leeward Islands.
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Buchanan names, for example, the endangered species of Leather turtles and Laysan albatross.
"Cumulatively, the animals in the study visited the jurisdiction of 37 countries and some, including leatherback turtle and Laysan albatross, spent 75-78% of their annual cycles in the high seas.
Midway, a part of Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, hosts at least 70 percent of the world's population of Laysan albatrosses, which spend much of their lives at sea but come home to nest.
(U.S.), Biomatrik, Inc, (China), Iris Biotech GmbH (Germany), Laysan Bio, Ltd.
Laysan and black-footed albatrosses, both listed as near threatened on the IUCN Red List, spend most of their time on the high seas, where they are vulnerable to being inadvertently caught on long lines during commercial fishing operations.
Scientists in the Hawaiian islands found more than 97% of dead Laysan albatross chicks - and more than 89% of dead adult birds - had plastic in their stomachs.
Scientists in the Hawaiian islands found more than 97% of dead Laysan albatross chicks -- and more than 89% of dead adult birds -- had plastic in their stomachs.
'Freshwater' profiles Laysan duck, salmon carp, and American eel and hides them in water environments.
67 included a temporary exhibit urging action, a blog and podcast series, a playful public service announcement, and a social media video starring our resident Laysan albatross.
Additionally, lead isotope analysis was used successfully to correlate lead paint with lead toxicosis of California condors (4) and Laysan albatrosses (Phoebastria immutabilis).
The luxury property recently started leading guests on a spiritual sunrise walk to remote Kaena Point, the westernmost tip of the island and home to a colony of Laysan albatross.
Hydrogel (Laysan Bio Inc.): after vitrectomy and scaffold delivery, 0.5 ml hydrogel was injected into the vitreous cavity over the scaffold by a syringe with 25G needle to push scaffold adhere to the retina [3].