Thousands of Antarctica penguin chicks starve

Thousands of Antarctica penguin chicks starve

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Thousands of Antarctica penguin chicks starve

Mass starvation has wiped out thousands of penguin chicks in Antarctica, with unusually thick sea ice forcing their parents to forage further for food in what conservationists Friday called a “catastrophic breeding failure”.
French scientists, supported by WWF, have been studying a colony of 18,000 pairs of Adelie penguins in East Antarctica since 2010 and discovered only two… Details

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