Penguin Watch Talk
Lulu to the right of her tussock
Lulu - one of creche on top right
Lulu way over on the left
Lulu on top of tussock in rear
Lulu - centre
2 chicks at front
Can't really tell because of the light, but is that Lulu on top of tussock on the left?
Lulu in front of her tussock. Don't see as many chicks as usual though.
Nest at front
Chick and parents at front
Lots of chicks
Another dumb question. Is there some kind of barrier between the field and the nesting ground? Or is it just nothing to eat. .
Lulu, on left edge - way out of her comfort zone!
Lulu the usual lump on back tussock. Real cutie front and centre.
Lulu in front of centre tussock
Kelp gull annoying penguin. Keep meaning to ask - are you guys interested in these kind of things?
OK, I can see now. Thanks for answering all my questions.
Yes that was the rock I was looking at. Is it a dead chick in the circle just above 2 chicks at bottom?
Oh good - thanks
OK , thanks
Carcass at front
Scarred looking bird right at front again.
Cute adult and chick at front
2 adults marching in step at the front
Scarred looking bird here too - half way up to the left?
Lulu in front of her tussock
Lulu trying to fly beside her usual tussock
lulu to the right of her tussock
Penguin halfway up to left- is this just guano or could it be scarring? See one like it in this area very often.
Looks like scavenging below flock on right. And I am probably not seeing it right but looks like a couple of pieces of metal lower right?
lulu in front of centre tussock
Can you see a chick underneath the adult to the left of the tussock near the bottom?
Lulu to left pf her tussock
Lulu above tussock centre back
Lulu to the left of her tussock
Good view of feeding chick in the middle. Any chance it is Lulu?
Lulu - usual white lump between 2 adults. Why is she almost always just a lump?
Lulu in usual spot
Lulu to the right of her tussock. Plus lots of chicks.
Lulu centre between 2 adults
Looks like even penguins can slip on the ice
Are these the same 2 very different sized chicks as in previous photo?
Lulu centre between 2 adults and her tussock
Lulu on her tussock in the back
Lulu alone in back on top of tussock
Lulu - centre between 2 adults . Another white looking one far left.
Did you see the facebook page about Pig Island (Isle des Cochons) and what seems to be a huge die-off of these guys?
Lulu in front of her tussock on the right. Hope she isn't too cold.
Lulu with several other chicks on rock at back
2 really cute chicks with adult facing forward at front
lulu to right of tussock
Lulu top right in front of rock
Oh OK now I can see at that enlargement. Thanks.
Lulu top right beside tussock
Lulu - top right corner
Good kelp gull photo.
Lulu - centre?
Lulu on her stone - left of 3 tussocks on the right
Good one of a gull.
No penguins - just a Skua?
Lulu - up beside her favourite tussock.
I can't figure out what is going on with bird a little right of centre?
Lulu on right beside her tussock. Two other white blobs but must be normal chicks?
Lulu - lump in centre
Is the smaller one less likely to survive?
Look at the size difference between the 2 chicks on the right!!
Good picture of nests in foreground.
Above adult facing front in centre - looks like Lulu but very hard to see - right beside rock?
Nothing but footprints in the snow.
Lulu - tussock on the right. One really flat looking adult below
Lulu on tussock in rear
Soaking wet chick right at the front
Scavenging going on in front.
lulu -far right L1
Top left - adult and what looks like white chick (Lulu)?
Oh! Didn't see. Does look pretty skinny, doesn't it.
Lulu - far left
Lulu by her tussock
Lulu to left of tussock
Cuteness at the front
Great shot of gull!!!
Lulu in the back, but look at the rest of these cuties.
Macaroni chicks are so cute
Lulu - lump top right?
Lulu up front
Lulu all by herself - big creche on the left
Lulu - top centre on rock
I haven't seen one of these guys walking before. Cute.
Lulu - to right of her tussock
Cute one right up front
Lulu - up top above tussock
There is a white blob on the left on top of tussock
Lulu - lump top left on top of tussock
No, I haven't seen anything like that, but will let you know if I do.
Look at this little one.
Lulu really stands out here.
Lulu with Mom beside her tussock
Lulu? in front of tussock
OH! OH! Looks like I have already counted this one.
Good one of adults and chicks on nests
Lulu - way up in top right corner
Lulu - upper left of tussock
Lulu top right between 2 tussocks
Lulu - centre in front of tussock
lulu - upper right
Very, very tiny white blob way at the top. Don't know if it is worth looking at.
The one with the ? over it.
Oh WOW!!! She must be hungry!
Lulu - centre to left of ussock
Lulu - in front of tussock back right. Looks like 2 balls at her feet?
Lulu - left of tussock
Chick on left with fluff on head?
This pic looks very familiar. How do I tell if I have counted it before?
Lulu - lump in the centre
Is that a dead chick at the front?
Can't see for sure but looks like Lulu in back lying on tussock.
Lulu Tussock on right
Yes, that is the one. I couldn't really see for sure.
Looks like Lulu top right
Lulu - top centre - on rock with adult?
Bird, right front, looks like it is wearing a winter coat and hood.
Lulu Lump - centre
Great, thanks. They must be pretty big to be so visible at that distance! Will have to do some research.
Another good kelp gull shot. And I swear I've seen that same bird adding to the guano 2 or 3 times!!
Lulu lying on top of tussock - top centre
Lulu - way up top right?
Lulu, I think, very top , right
Lulu - centre left of tussock
Lulu beside her tussock
Could someone tell me what are what looks like large white birds with black tails seen on the edge of the nesting area?
Lulu - top centre
Lulu - centre between 2 adults
Isn't this cute!
Great shot of gull.
Lulu upper right
Is the white looking chick in the right hand nest possibly Lulu?
Lulu Tussock in her spot upper right
This one looks familiar, too.
Lulu Tussock in her usual spot top right
Why is this important? Should I let you know next time?
Yes, I thought it looked the same
Lulu Tussock - left
Footprints in the snow
Lulu - barely visible - top right in front of tussock
Leucistic - centre between 2 adults
leucistic - top right
leucistic - upper right in front of tussock
Leucistic - upper centre
Lulu - right at the back right in front of tussock
leucistic - lump in front of tussock - upper right
leucistic - really relaxed - upper right
leucistic - back right in front of tussock
Couple of cute ones again on the left front
Lulu - top right
Leucistic on right in front of tussock
Lulu - centre between 2 adults. Also cute adult and chick close to front.
Lulu -favourite spot near tussock
Lulu - upper centre
Lulu - above rock on top centre
Lulu - in back above adult
Lulu - in centre between 2 adults. Is there anyway to sex a penguin from these photos or needs a hands-on approach?
nice one of parent and chick right at front
Leucistic - on right in front of her tussock
I think is Lulu - top centre sitting on rock
Lulu -top right beside tussock
I think it is Lulu - barely visible- in front of the usual tussock
Lulu - top centre on top of stone
Lulu - centre white lump
Lulu - white lump on rock at top - behind tussock as usual
Lulu on the right in front of her tussock
Lulu - centre right to left of tussock
Wow, you guys are good. I'd never see that!
Hope she makes it to adult. Will these photos let us see that?
pretty sure it's her - extreme top right hand corner?
Chick far right with beak right in adult's
Leucistic - upper right
leucistic - far right
Lulu - upper right beside tussock
Leucistic Tussock - far upper right
Lulu Tussock - upper right
Oh now I see it. Thanks.
I think it is 2
great photo of gull
leucistic - centre
Is that leucistic - white lump on left?
leucistic - behind adult in centre
Darn - I see I wasn't the first to see this.
leucistic - beside tussoc as usual
WOW!!! Leucistic looking right at the camera!!
leucistic - upper right
leucistic - in front of tussoc right
leucistic - one of 3 beside tussoc centre
Any idea what the white something in the background is?
Lulu - right in front of tussoc
Possibly leucistic - far left
Lulu - far right
Are the black round lumps a form of guano, too? And eggs are almost the same colour as feet?
Lulu - way back on top of rock?
Lulu - upper right beside tussoc
leucistic- in front of tussoc on right
not sure if is leucistic behind adult at front
Leucistic - white lump in upper right corner
No Lulu - but take a look at the little one all curled up on the left.
Lulu - lump at centre
Lulu - upper right
upper right- looks like same bird as before that looked leucistic
Is anybody interested in some neat tracks in the snow?
I think Lulu is behind adult front and centre?
great close-up of some chicks
great photo of parents and chicks right up front
Krill is the red stuff? I will know what to look for now, thanks.
Darn!! Thanks for taking the time.
Oh!! Now I see it!! Sorry, I couldn"t see at that magnification. Thanks.
Lulu !!! What a great name.
bird centre 3rd from front has odd looking orange square near or on foot.
leucistic - right side in front of tussoc
leucistic - upper right beside tussoc
leucistic - upper centre. Also centre top, something behind 2 adults that looks like another leucistic??
has anybody taken a look at that bird?
leucistic - right in front of tussic
leucistic - upper rightl
leucistic -upper right
leucistic and parent centre
leucistic lump again - upper right
leucistic lump - top right
leucistic - centre- hard to see
Is that an adult leucistic - top, far right?
leucistic - centre half way up
Adult feeding chick - front left. Are you interested in this sort of thing or should I just count?
Are you interested in posts of moulting birds?
another good one of leucistic
Both parents feeding chick right in front
Possibly leucistic - far left centre.
Different bird ? In front of penguin right rear between 2 tussocs.
Couple of good views of chicks.
leucistic - white lump upper right. Have I counted this one before?
I love it when they line up like this to be counted.
great picture of leucistic
leucistic (again with Mom?) upper right
leucistic - right behind rock, in front of tussoc
Oh right...I keep forgetting that stuff. Sorry.
leucistic (and Mom?) - top right
great shot of nests and chicks
leucistic - beside tussoc
feet of bird extreme top right look strange
any chance the white lump left middle is leucistic?
moulting - one in front doesn,t look too healthy
leucistic - lump in upper right
leucistic - centre top
great picture of a chick right front
leucistic - upper right behind grass tussuck
Is this mating behaviour by the two front left?
leucistic - rear right in front of tussoc
leucistic - in front of tussock grass in rear
another dumb question - what is on the bird second from the front??
leucistic - white lump upper right
bird I see has something on it's head?
eucistic - in front of grass, top right
are there markers on the edge of the field in these shots? some things never seem to move
good one of leucistic - far right
penguin far right, second from bottom, looks injured?
leucistic - centre surrounded by other chicks
leucistic - top right?
leucistic - top right in front of bush
Is that leucistic in group on the left?
great picture of chick - centre front
leucistic - upper right, in front of bush
leucistis - centre top
leucistic - top centre
not sure, leucistic - upper right, lying on it's back maybe
leucistic - upper right in front of bush
Again, some good pictures of young chicks right at front
n ot sure, might be leucistic as white lump in the back, but a great picture of chicks
leucitic - upper right in front of bush
really good picture of very small chick - bottom centre with beak open
leucistic - upper right?
Wow!! Great shot!!
eucistic - upper right?
Might be more obvious swimming, too. Not good survival characteristic.
leucistic? - upper right
not sure - leucistic - top right or left?
great one of leucistic - centre!!
leucistic -upper right?
leucistic - centre. is there a reason why most of the chicks seem to be at front or are too far away to see?
is this what is called a creche?
leucisic - upper right. wondering what is time frame of photos? will we see leucistic grow up?
upper left - those two are really getting it on!
eucistic - upper centre?
Does anybody know what is lying beside bird 2nd up bottom left. Looks like netting?
leucistic - centre?
There never seems to be any chicks on this site?
leucistic - upper right. Are chicks flat on the ground dying?
leucistiic - upper right.
eucistic - upper right
leucisic? partly visible upper right
do Gentoos usually lose 1of 2 chicks?
leucistic? - upper left
leucistic - I think - upper right
not sure if the two white patches are penguins?
Is it more helpful to count large pop. in a block or spread out?
leucistic - upper centre
leucistic - centre. white stomach? far left
leucistic - upper left
leucistic - usual spot
leucistic - upper right. Do chicks not move around much? Always seems to be in same spot.
Leucistic one of two - top right
leucistic -right of centre
leucistic chick upper right
leicistic chick upper right. - another center?
leucistic chick centre - maybe another left?
leucistic chick ? upper right
leucistic chick - upper right
leucistic chick upper right
leucistic chick centre right
I keep seeing what looks like an albino chick. Does anyone else see this?
I keep seeing what appear to be sheep in this location. Where is this, please?
Does bird on far left look like it has a piece of wire around it's body?
Am seeing a lot of seals or sea lions. Any way to mark them?
I think you need a tag for sea lions or seals. Haven't had a close enough view to determine which.
Are these seals or just rock? Can't see for sure in this image.