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How am I ever going to find my parents in this crowd!

Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island, with an estimated 250,000 to 500,000 King penguins, makes finding Mom and Dad nearly impossible! So these birds have developed a unique solution. Parents will feed their neighbors' chick to ensure that none will go hungry.

TAGS: Antarctica, Baby Birds

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Port Townsend, Washington, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Desiree McGowan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2018
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
Focal Length: 14.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO250
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PHOTO LOCATION South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands