Sunday, May 31, 2009
Moli is the Hawaiin name for the Laysan Albatross. There are over 1,000,000 of them here.
They can live up to 60 Years and mate for life
A Moli chick.
They stand about knee high, or around 2 feet. The Adults have a wingspan of over 6 feet.
The sub-adults in this video and are just practicing.
A full dance has 27 steps.
A step can be the sky point or beak clack for example.
Reproductive pairs perform all 27 steps in synchrony.