14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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.
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||Nov. 26, 2016, 2:14 p.m.