birds of ecuador
October is a special month for the Lava Heron! These birds, also known as striated herons and endemic to the Galápagos Islands, start nesting. Because their grayish color allows them
Blue-footed Boobies are in mating season during April and May, giving visitors the chance to see them do their fancy dance. During the booby-mating season, male Blue-footed Boobies do a fancy courtship dance with lots of hooting, honking and pointing their beaks skyward. This takes place on different times on different islands, but around March-May is a good time to see this particular spectacle.