Adelie Penguin Chicks at Cape Royds

January 1st, 2008 andrea

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If you listen carefully to this very short recording, you can hear the tiny peeping of adelie penguin chicks:

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Skua Attack at Cape Royds

January 1st, 2008 andrea

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There are several skua nests around the penguin colonies at Cape Royds. This is what happens when you get a little too close (you can hear 2 skuas in this 30 second recording, the one that starts making noise sounds to me like a person pretending to be a skua, but I assure you it is the actual sound of one):

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