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Gentoo chick help his parent with nest maintance

The parents in the nesting colony constantly shuffling the stones to keep the nest intact, while keeping the chicks warm. The young chick picked up a stone without changing its position, called its parent attention and served the stone.

TAGS: Antarctica, Chick, Gentoo, Penguin

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Hasolelim, Israel
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© Irit Abramovich.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2015
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2016, 2:14 p.m.
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