Did you know that the royal albatross is the largest seabird in the world? That it can fly for thousands of kilometres with barely a flap of its wings? And that after it takes off on its very first flight, it won't set foot on land for 3-5 years? Find out more about the remarkable world of the royal albatross with easy-to-follow text and magnificent full-colour photographs. Describes the anatomy, behaviour, habitat, diet and breeding habits of the royal albatross. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.