Wisdom is back! The world’s oldest known albatross is incubating once more on Midway Atol

Following taking a ‘gap year’ in the 2019/20 breeding season, Wisdom, the world’s oldest known Laysan Albatross Phoebastria immutabilis, and her current mate Akeakamai, have returned to Midway Atoll and are incubating an egg. 

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Last updated on 09 December 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Region: 
North Pacific
Species: 
Phoebastria immutabilis
Species group: 
Birds