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Natural Foraging and Breeding Behaviours of the Little Blue Penguin Eudyptula minor Including Recommendations for a Captive Population.
The Blue Penguin (Eudyptula minor) belongs to the family Spheniscidae, a distinctive group of flightless, pelagic seabirds that inhabit the Southern hemisphere. The smallest of the penguin species, the Blue Penguin weighs ...
Habituation of penguins in high traffic tourist destinations and scientific research areas – causes and effects.
(University of Canterbury, 2006)
Since the discovery of Antarctica and the Sub-Antarctic regions, man has been fascinated with the nature and biology of the family Spheniscidae (Chester, 1996). It is this fascination that has led us to study the behaviours, ...
Antarctica in the Year 2105: What Physical Changes Might We Expect?
This report investigates possible changes to the Antarctic environment due to climate change over the next one hundred years. Three scenarios have been developed in order to assess the response of the Antarctic to different ...