Pelican Invades Director's Tent On The Galápagos Islands | Blue Planet II Behind The Scenes

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    *Pelican Invades Tent In The Galápagos - Blue Planet II Behind The Scenes* The animals on the Galápagos are known for being friendly, but for Blue Planet II director Rachel, a friendly pelican gets a little too interested in her tent!

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Comments • 189

  • Pibly
    Pibly Month ago

    Friendly pelican

  • Weischeezy
    Weischeezy 6 months ago

    This is so adorable. I would share my tend with a wild Pelican :)

  • Jeff wheeler-field
    Jeff wheeler-field 7 months ago

    He wants a date mate ;)

  • Kid82fy
    Kid82fy 7 months ago

    He can smell the fish coming from her 😏😂

  • 33kaus holokaust
    33kaus holokaust 7 months ago

    Change the title
    Human invades pelican turf and behaves like she owns the place

  • lazybeastz182
    lazybeastz182 7 months ago

    next episode of pelican picking up girls with bbc earth

  • Rabbit0
    Rabbit0 7 months ago

    Hey can I be on tv?

  • Magainita
    Magainita 7 months ago

    Then zip up the tent.

  • Sektor
    Sektor 7 months ago

    reminds me of myself tryin to date women

  • Cinder Woods
    Cinder Woods 8 months ago

    He's cold, let him inside 💞

  • Julie Pownall
    Julie Pownall 8 months ago

    Pelican wants to say hello

  • magelan
    magelan 8 months ago

    That pelican - BI-i-iG BOSS !!! Very nice!!!

  • rererenee
    rererenee 8 months ago

    so cute

  • cr andres
    cr andres 10 months ago

    Technically she's the one invading i guess

  • Stan Patterson
    Stan Patterson 10 months ago

    So, closing the screen door is the solution to keeping a pelican out. I'd like to know what her solution would be if one of those 900 lb tortoises wanted to truck on thru. Somehow, I don't think the screen, or even the fabric is really going to stop one of those little tanks. I honestly don't think I could sleep in a tent on an island, where there was a very real possibility that I could be trampled or nibbled on by a Galapagos tortoise. I really like all the fingers and toes that I was born with, thank you very munch.

  • MPSecare
    MPSecare 10 months ago

    swiggity swooty

    • Nick John
      Nick John 10 months ago

      MPSecare Becky Lemme smash

  • Frozen Era
    Frozen Era 10 months ago

    Thanks for this vid !
    I got a good laugh!~~

  • Shridhar Sharma
    Shridhar Sharma 10 months ago

    Blow it with a shotgun

  • rands999
    rands999 10 months ago

    comedy gold! he just wants to do a poo in the tent!

  • Isabella Felipe de Oliveira Campos

    Pelicans are cute and useful, they eat (well, swallow) pigeons. We need more pigeon-eating birds.

  • Lee Jia Wei
    Lee Jia Wei 11 months ago

    Can we be friends? No?

  • SuperNova
    SuperNova 11 months ago

    its cold .. let it in

  • Mohammed Abbasi
    Mohammed Abbasi 11 months ago

    Pelican thinking... Expect more of these bloomin immigrants after Brexit!

  • wozardofiz
    wozardofiz 11 months ago +1

    'just checking the walls'

    HAYK HOVHANNISYAN 11 months ago +1

    Эту прицу было холодно
    Оно дражало

  • James 4theDoctor
    James 4theDoctor 11 months ago

    She needs to chill... That is such an amazing opportunity.

  • 2charliep
    2charliep 11 months ago

    Your tent, MY island.

  • Thread The Needle
    Thread The Needle 11 months ago +1

    *Pelican* : _Can I be in Planet Earth 2?_

  • BOI 19
    BOI 19 11 months ago

    Director is kinda cute

  • alhumaidy alenzi
    alhumaidy alenzi 11 months ago

    الحريم مع انهم اذكياء وفيهم دكتورات ومهندسات وعالمات آلا انهم. يعجزون عن التصرف في مواقف بسيطه ،

  • kashewz
    kashewz 11 months ago

    Welcome to the neighborhood! Here's something I've freshly baked....

  • war zone
    war zone 11 months ago

    No no no no no

  • illusiwind
    illusiwind 11 months ago

    “Look, where are these weird looking dogs from?" Said the pelican.

  • JuicyWatermelone
    JuicyWatermelone 11 months ago


  • Dan Langdon
    Dan Langdon 11 months ago

    Aw, he was only a young fella wanting to make friends.

  • Akın Yılmaz
    Akın Yılmaz 11 months ago

    If you record its private moments without permission , he can invade your tent director

  • Whatcha
    Whatcha 11 months ago

    absolutely cute!!!!

  • Dropout's Production
    Dropout's Production 11 months ago

    he wants sun pussy.

  • SOTK
    SOTK 11 months ago

    Definitely sent by Christians...

  • Khan Maan
    Khan Maan 11 months ago

    I am so happy.... very very happy, to see this video and to see this kind people who are very peaceful and lover

  • Khan Maan
    Khan Maan 11 months ago

    It's amazing. Animal also loves people like that, who are kind & peaceful.

  • rodibremo
    rodibremo 11 months ago

    Directors Tent invades pelican territory on the Galapagos Islands. No?

  • Mr. Chip Whitley
    Mr. Chip Whitley 11 months ago

    Nigel [queitly]: "Okay, don't make any sudden moves. Hop inside my mouth... if you want to live."

  • Mr. Chip Whitley
    Mr. Chip Whitley 11 months ago +1

    It's just Nigel trying to find Nemo

  • José Rondón
    José Rondón 11 months ago

    Jajaja, simpático el vídeo. El Pelícano como que tenía frío y me gustaría una casita así.

  • PTM45 smi
    PTM45 smi 11 months ago

    duh, you should have just closed your tent

  • MissEmeraldgreen77
    MissEmeraldgreen77 11 months ago

    And her response and facial expressions to the pelican are cute!

    JOE BLOE 11 months ago

    "Honey, did you get the Thanksgiving Turkey?" Yes dear, it ran right into my arms.

  • Sea&me - Marine stuff with Maria

    "Tuturu, don´t mind me just passing through"

  • Exit 99
    Exit 99 11 months ago

    💜 this

  • spiritual proteins
    spiritual proteins 11 months ago

    some wildlife documentary director she is, if she's that scared of a bird

    • Drake Livsey
      Drake Livsey 11 months ago

      spiritual proteins pelican bites hurt

  • quality bleach
    quality bleach 11 months ago

    Ron just wanted to smash

  • Lordious
    Lordious 11 months ago

    He is the real boss there

  • Rüdiger Hartmann
    Rüdiger Hartmann 11 months ago

    Not always you can control who would like to be a friend of you.

  • sugarplum isawesome
    sugarplum isawesome 11 months ago


    • Drake Livsey
      Drake Livsey 11 months ago

      How was she not being nice, she doesn't want it in her tent

  • Sumeet
    Sumeet 11 months ago

    hes all like wheres yer planning permission to build on me lands ey!?

  • Matt L.
    Matt L. 11 months ago

    Thats why she should have say yes constantly...

  • Palinghufter
    Palinghufter 11 months ago +37

    Girl: You can't be in my tent!
    Pelican: I Pelican even if I Pelishouldn't.

  • Danielle Spargo
    Danielle Spargo 11 months ago


  • Franz Schrodinger
    Franz Schrodinger 11 months ago

    He looks really cold

    • Drake Livsey
      Drake Livsey 11 months ago

      Franz Schrodinger probably the wind blowing his feathers

  • Jeffrey Wise
    Jeffrey Wise 11 months ago

    He smelled something fishy in there, and i'm pretty sure what it is

  • Roger B
    Roger B 11 months ago

    Great footage. hahaha. I love this channel. :)

  • G.O.D No G.O.D
    G.O.D No G.O.D 11 months ago

    That thumbnail looks like my churumba when I'm swole!

  • AznStarzflyz
    AznStarzflyz 11 months ago

    "He just pooed outside my tent!"
    He's marking his territory

    ATIF ZIA 11 months ago +1

    He was doing the mating dance for u girl.

  • Mr. Karthik
    Mr. Karthik 11 months ago

    :p don't know what it was thinking ...

  • Jaylee Davies
    Jaylee Davies 11 months ago

    Why didn't she just close it in the first place

  • Nasser Feed
    Nasser Feed 11 months ago +4

    I like how the thumbnail is the first frame of the video

  • Sony H K
    Sony H K 11 months ago


  • chairshoe81
    chairshoe81 11 months ago

    *_swiggity swooty_*

  • Remove Talos
    Remove Talos 11 months ago

    Wow, this pigeon is really big!

    • Morgan Green
      Morgan Green 11 months ago

      lutin grognon They eat pigeons yo

  • John Jeffry
    John Jeffry 11 months ago

    Alex Jone -- Lesbian Interracial Pelican

  • WJ K
    WJ K 11 months ago +6

    This is my territory, and who let you set up a tent here? I didn't.

  • EliteSalvi
    EliteSalvi 11 months ago

    Should have taken a no soliciting sign.

  • Rui Pedro Silva
    Rui Pedro Silva 11 months ago +3

    How can she be so afraid of the pelican isn't being hostile but just curious!? Doesn't she work with wildlife? Sir David Attenborough would find this behavior fascinating as would I, no doubt about it! This is really baffling me...

    • Drake Livsey
      Drake Livsey 11 months ago +1

      Rui Pedro Silva have you ever been bitten by a pelican it hurts

  • Durrpadil
    Durrpadil 11 months ago

    They're like curious little kids lol

  • J D
    J D 11 months ago +1

    No, no no (while I have the door wide open and my phone in my other hand) Nooooo don’t you even think about coming in.... Typical woman....

  • AmeerZx LoLMC
    AmeerZx LoLMC 11 months ago

    pelican: show bobs and vagene

  • Nuckin Futs
    Nuckin Futs 11 months ago +1

    He's like "hey pretty lady, room for two?" 😉⛺

  • ffi1001
    ffi1001 11 months ago +9

    She is very calm actually.

  • Chaosdestille
    Chaosdestille 11 months ago

    Awesome xD

  • elena 13
    elena 13 11 months ago +128

    The music makes this video even better

  • Top hat surgeon
    Top hat surgeon 11 months ago +30

    Overhears a pelican meeting:
    - then team grey will poop at the door, before scouting the interior of the tent. He will then commence the invasion...

  • Honami Kao
    Honami Kao 11 months ago

    Its cute but is that bad for the animals?

    • Jeffrey Wise
      Jeffrey Wise 11 months ago

      martojacinto you need to have a cup of tea, your life must be stressful.

    • martojacinto
      martojacinto 11 months ago

      Jeffrey Wise no i understand where she coming from you are the one that needs to "chill out". Stop trying to apread your ignorant and inhumane propaganda. We as people are not greater or lesser than the animals around us accept it or perish.

    • Jeffrey Wise
      Jeffrey Wise 11 months ago

      Honami Kao chill out

    • martojacinto
      martojacinto 11 months ago

      Honami Kao are you insinuating that animals aren't intelligent

  • Gerardo Garza García
    Gerardo Garza García 11 months ago +5

    Because that pelican is a boss 😎

  • MrWotsItoya
    MrWotsItoya 11 months ago +6

    Let in the feather friend

  • AL F.
    AL F. 11 months ago +22

    He just wanna smash

    • Neptunee
      Neptunee 11 months ago +1

      Muhammad Alfudhail

  • VaciliNikoMavich
    VaciliNikoMavich 11 months ago +6

    "I wanna see what this structure is, m'lady!"

  • Danny Soekarnsingh
    Danny Soekarnsingh 11 months ago +26

    Or director invades living space of pelikan???

    • binky2819
      binky2819 11 months ago +3

      True, but it's the only way they can study them and get amazing footage of them.

    • AL F.
      AL F. 11 months ago +1


  • Intellectual Black King
    Intellectual Black King 11 months ago +124

    He never seen a human before probably.

    • JuicyWatermelone
      JuicyWatermelone 11 months ago +4

      well they did Evolve to be afraid of animals (humans included as animals) its just that being on that island for so many generations made them eventually lose the fear of predators .....or people's tents.

    • Hathur
      Hathur 11 months ago +46

      no natural predators on the island, they never evolved to be afraid of other animals / humans.

  • Taras B. Ukrainian
    Taras B. Ukrainian 11 months ago

    That's a tasty looking pelican

  • BasicBitch
    BasicBitch 11 months ago +153

    Becky lemme smash

    • Saterlite
      Saterlite 11 months ago +2


    • AL F.
      AL F. 11 months ago +3

      Someone edit this

  • Not Just Dinosaurs, but MORE!!!!

    Is it legal for someone to visit the islands?

    • Pixl Rainbow
      Pixl Rainbow 10 months ago

      Dinosaur, Giraffes And less MORE!!!!! You can apply for a permit if you're doing stuff for educational or research purposes

  • greekatso
    greekatso 11 months ago +10

    Amazing encounter, Pelicans are cool.

  • Hælmers 432
    Hælmers 432 11 months ago +31

    "Lemme smash"

    • Joshua Ivanov
      Joshua Ivanov 11 months ago +3

      Probably smelled like fish, the reason that the pelican was like ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

  • Ben B
    Ben B 11 months ago +7

    Just zip the tent. Duh.

    • z vign
      z vign 11 months ago

      she wants to leave the tent

    • Bk Jeong
      Bk Jeong 11 months ago

      She does at one point

    • Fortify '
      Fortify ' 11 months ago +1

      Ben B where's the fun in that?

  • MischievousMischief
    MischievousMischief 11 months ago +46

    So cuuute! I love it when animals are curious.why is it for some people so hard to understand that we have a lot in common?

    • MischievousMischief
      MischievousMischief 11 months ago


    • MischievousMischief
      MischievousMischief 11 months ago

      hahahaha yes I guess we all would feel quite confused if somebody just shows up at your doorstep - it being a a bird or a human it doesn't matter XD

    • JuicyWatermelone
      JuicyWatermelone 11 months ago

      mischieveusMishief i agree about all the stuff about animals (humans are included as animals) but i would fell vary overwhelmed if a huge bird like a pelican would walk over and casually get in my tent people arn used to those things well it is the Galapagos.

      .....Also why do birds poop so much?

    • lastshadow123
      lastshadow123 11 months ago

      Are u stupid?Let some people come into your house and they will kill u as well.This guy clearly thinks about biological similarities

    • Mick-Eric Boettge
      Mick-Eric Boettge 11 months ago


  • June Hass
    June Hass 11 months ago +2

    Did she think of zipping her tent?
    Sometimes human r just stupid

    • jotoenatehaaen
      jotoenatehaaen 11 months ago +4

      wouldn't have made for a great bts though xD

  • Leon Fook
    Leon Fook 11 months ago +145

    "Lemme through you peasant."

  • adam mac
    adam mac 11 months ago +138

    Awww.. he probably just wants to spoon with her. And some fish.. a lot of fish.

    • adam mac
      adam mac 11 months ago +3

      Renagade Ba-dum-tiss!

    • Ren1
      Ren1 11 months ago +15

      Probably smelled fish in there ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)