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Black Lives Matter Protester
A toddler laughing at her fathers antics.
Castleton Tower from Hauer Ranch
Emerald Lake in Yoho National Park, BC, Canada
Flip it
Wyoming Winter
A watching monkey
Ballet Dancer
New York City skyline
Sunset at 30,000 Feet
Elowah Falls
Tagging A Magellanic Penguin
Grey Owl
one red one
Trying to Remember the Color of the Sky on that September Morning
a group of little flowers grown in garden
A bee pollenating a flower
Winters Grip
Happiness in colors
Clouds - above water
Lisbon Tram
Lavender spiced mocha
14th Annual Photo Contest
Tagging A Magellanic Penguin

Researchers still don’t know exactly how or where Magellanic penguins get their food in a particular region, because it happens beneath the ocean. This particular project allows scientists to make use of cutting-edge technology like tracking sensors to solve this mystery. This could have important implications how we worked to conserve these beloved birds, including providing them a habitable environment. The photograph captures how the researchers injected a tracking sensor into the penguin's body. I was part of the volunteering team to help to locate it and to record the data. I believe my travel and my involvement in this project will help people to understand how important it is to protect the area to conserve the penguins.

TAGS: Argentina, Penguin, Research, Sustainable Travel

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Diamond Bar, California, United States of America
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© Jet Long.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
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Filed Under: Sustainable Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2016, 1:38 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Camarones, Argentina