Over the holidays, we took our family on a cruise to the Galapagos Islands. It was one of the greatest trips that I have had.
On one of the islands, we were waiting to be ferried back to the ship, and I observed a bird flying a few hundred feet above the water and then just fold its wings and dive into the water.
It did this over and over, so I asked the naturalist what the bird was doing. She explained that this was a young blue-footed boobie [Read more…]