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3 curious facts about the blue-footed boobies of the Galapagos Islands


The blue-footed boobies are one of the species that have been studied by many scientists including Charles Darwin. Would you like to know the best curiosities of the blue footed boobies of the Galapagos Islands?

Did you know?

1.     The male blue-footed boobies has a longer tail than females. However, the difference between the two is not very noticeable.

2.     In the Galapagos Islands, blue-footed boobies are protected species. In the various islands you will find an approximate of 40,000 birds of this type.

3.     The particular strong blue color of their feet, is due to a pigment found in their diet and the way in which they assimilate it.

Casa Natura Galapagos Lodge offers you the opportunity to meet the blue-footed boobies through our tours in the Galapagos Islands like North Seymour and Isabela are places where you can observe this special bird. To observe these wonderful animals in the Galapagos Islands, book your next vacation to the Galapagos with our lodge. You can contact us at (593) – 44506016 / (593) – 998906400 or write an [email protected] .