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The march of the penguins will continue ...

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The march of the penguins will continue ...

Post  Doogs on Mon Mar 02, 2015 1:58 pm

... as long as it doesn't get too COLD! Stunning pictures show Antarctic population
of emperor species is flourishing in warmer waters

The first study into the fluctuating numbers of the emperor penguin species has been conducted by scientists
During the last ice age, colonies were seven times smaller as opposed to the 50 thriving colonies now
The warming of the Antarctic has allowed them to flourish as the sea ice has reduced and they can access the ocean
Scientists have warned they are sensitive to climate change and this growth in numbers may not last

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2974588/Ice-just-right-emperor-penguins-study.html#ixzz3TEjKo7JB

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Re: The march of the penguins will continue ...

Post  Laikipia on Mon Mar 02, 2015 2:04 pm

Thanks Doogs. Interesting article and superb photos.


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