15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A juvenile booby sits atop a cliff edge on the island of Redonda

This ground-nesting bird is on a remote island that was threatened by invasive goats and rats until earlier this year, when they were eradicated.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Antigua and Barbuda
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Copyright: © Geoffrey Giller