Nest with the petrels

Produced by New Zealand Geographic

Above Hut Cove on Antipodes Island, giant petrels tend the nests of fluffy chicks—looking like they’ve been covered in underfloor insulation. The birds are large, efficient, aggressive predators and scavengers, rivalling some albatrosses in size.

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