Penguin Colonies Are Shrinking in Antarctica Due to Climate Change

Chinstrap penguins are declining fast in Antarctica, and researchers are blaming climate change. Every single colony of chinstrap penguins on Elephant island in the Antarctic peninsula has shrunk from the last time it was surveyed five decades ago, according to the environmental group Greenpeace.

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Dernière mise à jour le 11 February 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Pays: 
Antarctica
Region: 
Antarctica
Threats: 
Extreme temperatures
Species group: 
Birds