And that's a nice image: adult black-and-white Laysan Albatross soaring over the deep blue ocean, gazing off into the distance with their shadowed eyes....
But some albatross don't make it. Some don't get beyond the Atoll's lagoon; they die and wash up on shore.
---small, blue float
---large, round, black float
---plastic water bottle
---broken float wrapped with rope mesh
And then I took a picture every few days. Here are the pictures in time order: