Roxie Laybourne



Age: 92


Summary: ornithologist who developed the specialty of identifying dead birds from their feathers (forensic ornithology) while working at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, and whose work has been used to help protect airplanes from collisions with birds.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: September 15, 1910


Died: August 7, 2003


Location: Washington, D.C.