Young albatross’ first off-nest venture

This video from Hawaii says about itself:

[Young Laysan albatross] Moikeha Ventures Off Nest For First Time ā€“ Feb 26, 2017

At 29 days after hatch, Moikeha has become mobile!

Watch the young chick in nest #2 collect some hard-to-reach nest substrate and waddle out of the nest bowl for the first time.

The Kauai Laysan Albatross cam is a collaboration between the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Kauai Albatross Network. Watch live with news, updates, and FAQs at

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