USGS - science for a changing world

Science Features

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Social Media
 
Science Features
: Post
Oldest bird in North America survives tsunami
Wisdom, a 60-year-old albatross

Wisdom, a 60-year-old albatross

On Midway Island, Wisdom, a 60-year-old albatross, and her chick made it through the tsunami that resulted from the magnitude 9.0 earthquake off of Japan on March 11.

 Learn more about Wisdom

Receive news and updates:

RSS Twitter Facebook YouTube

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/2011/03/10/oldest-bird-in-north-america-survives-tsunami/
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS
Page Last Modified: March 23, 2011