Blue-footed Boobies Plunge Diving in Unison The Blue-footed Boobies glide, with their bill angled down, hunting. Then they flatten their body, wings stretched wide and dive head first. At the end of its dive it has its wings very close to its body, streamlined into a missile shape ready to spear its catch under water. (Blue-footed Boobies can also dive into the water from a swimming position, which makes it different than other boobies.) Black Turtle Cove, Santa Cruz Island.
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