Waved

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Waved Albatross
... The Waved Albatross (Phoebastria irrorata), also known as Galapagos Albatross, is the only member of the Diomedeidae family located in the tropics ... When they forage, the Waved Albatross follow straight paths to a single site off the coast of Peru, about 1,000 km (620 mi) distant to the east ...
Fairy Flag - Tradition and Legend - Other Traditions - Unfurled Numerous Times
... of another tradition which stated that the flag was waved at a battle in Waternish, in about 1580 and of another which told of how it was waved during a time ... that the flag would only have been waved twice, and so rejected the tradition of it being unfurled at the Battle of Bloody Bay—because the MacLeods were on the losing side! R.C ... MacLeod also wondered if it had been waved in 1600, when the clan was in a desperate state in the midst of warring with the Macdonalds of Sleat ...
1970 Indianapolis 500 - Qualifying Chronology
3 — — — — FLAGGED OFF 5 ... GORDON JOHNCOCK 2 — — — — WAVED OFF 7 ... A ... ART POLLARD 4 333.5300 168.595 76 ... KEVIN BARTLETT 1 — — — — WAVED OFF 27 ... LEE ROY YARBROUGH 4 336.0700 166.613 9 ... MIKE MOSLEY 4 336.0200 ...
STS-70 - Landing
... at 754 am EDT and 931 am 21 July 1995 were waved off due to a buildup of ground fog over the Shuttle Landing Facility ... Discovery's astronauts were informed that their landing had been waved off for the day at 710 AM CDT after astronaut Steve Oswald, flying weather reconnaissance in a Shuttle ... An earlier KSC landing opportunity at 626 am EDT was waved off due to marginal yet improving weather conditions at KSC ...
Waved Albatross - Behavior - Feeding
... The primary food sources of the Waved Albatross are fish, squid, and crustaceans ... When foraging the Waved Albatross finds points in the ocean where prey will be more surfaced this is the most effective way for the albatross to get its food ... The Waved Albatrosses will forage 10–100 km (6.2–62 mi) away from the place where the chicks are nesting to get food for them ...

Famous quotes containing the word waved:

    Ay, tear her tattered ensign down!
    Long has it waved on high,
    And many an eye has danced to see
    That banner in the sky;
    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809–1894)

    I sat in silent musing—
    The soft wind waved my hair;
    It told me heaven was glorious
    And sleeping earth was fair.
    Emily Brontë (1818–1848)