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Blue-Footed Booby, Isla de la Plata

Standing on bright blue feet, with a claw-like beak and perfectly round lemon-lime eyes, a blue-footed booby isn’t a bird you’ll likely ever forget. The fun name helps, too. That's how I described these charmers that called Isla de la Plata, aka the Poor Man's Galapagos, an island just over an hour's cruise from Puerto López, Ecuador, home. The…