Waved Albatrosses on their Nests 12,000 pairs of Waved Albatrosses breed annually on Espaņola island. They are known for their elaborate courtship displays often taking 20 minutes to perform bill clicking, circling, bowing, swaying and whistling. They chose this location for availability of food in the ocean, accessible terrain for nesting and walking, and cliffs nearby for taking off. The walking was easier when all the goats kept the bushes trimmed! Espanola Island is the only island where these birds can be seen.
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