Gentoo penguin colony, #23801



Gentoo penguin colony, set above and inland from the ocean on flat grasslands.  Individual nests are formed of small rocks collected by the penguins. New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom, natural history stock photograph, photo id 23801Add To Light Table
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Gentoo penguin colony, set above and inland from the ocean on flat grasslands. Individual nests are formed of small rocks collected by the penguins. New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom

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Location: New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
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