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What’s Threatening Magellanic Penguins?

Magellanic Penguins
Science News by NewsLook

Over the past two decades the Magellanic penguin population in Argentina has dropped by 22 percent. To discover what is threatening the population, National Geographic grantee Dee Boersma uses state-of-the-art technology to count the penguins and monitor their movements between the beach and the sea as they forage for food. Thanks to Boersma’s research, penguin colonies and the coastal habitat they share with other species are better protected. Photo Credit: venomgfx via Flickr.

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9:22AM PDT on Aug 6, 2012

KEEP UP THE FIGHT!!!

3:25PM PDT on Jun 6, 2012

very sad

3:24PM PDT on Jun 6, 2012

very sad

11:45PM PDT on Jun 5, 2012

Thanks!

10:08PM PDT on Jun 5, 2012

Thanks for the info!

12:58PM PDT on Jun 5, 2012

Thanks Chris.

11:48AM PDT on Apr 15, 2012

Keep up the fight. These penguins need to be protected!

7:26PM PDT on Apr 11, 2012

Always human issues.

1:10PM PDT on Apr 10, 2012

Thank you. Penguins deserve protection too.

3:54AM PDT on Apr 10, 2012

Thanks

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