Penguin Watch Talk

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  • michaelwillett15 by michaelwillett15

    What is up with all the shrubbery, and why are the penguins in it? Are they using it to keep warm?

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    They are nesting there 😃

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Hi @michaelwillett15 😃 As@yshish mentions, this is the Falkland Islands (or somewhere close to them). This means that there's grass instead

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    of just rocks to nest on. I guess it's nice to have some wind-breaks that far south. They use grass to make their nests. Further south the

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  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    penguins use pebbles - which you might have seen in lots of programmes and pictures of Gentoo penguins 😃

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