White-tailed Tropicbirds in the Kaʻu Desert

White-tailed Tropicbirds in the Kaʻu Desert

I hiked to a pair of pit craters in the Kaʻu Desert to look for Koaʻe kea or White-tailed Tropicbirds in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park. When I told my hiking buddy — Pete Morton — about the red-tailed tropicbirds I saw nesting on Oʻahu, he said he knew...