Posted by: Sandy Steinman | March 6, 2021

Wisdom The Albatross, Now 70, Hatches Yet Another Chick : NPR

NPR reports

The world’s oldest known wild bird, a Laysan albatross named Wisdom, has hatched yet another chick at Midway Atoll in the Hawaiian archipelago. Biologists first identified and banded Wisdom in 1956; she is at least 70 years old.

Wisdom’s latest chick successfully hatched in February, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s office in the Pacific Islands.

Read more Wisdom The Albatross, Now 70, Hatches Yet Another Chick : NPR


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