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Penguin: an Alternative Bio-indicator to Monitor Climate Change
...trying out an alternative bio-indicator – the king penguin
– to investigate whether they can be used to monitor the effects of climate change. “If penguins are travelling further or diving deeper for food, that tells us something about the availability of particular fish in regions of the Antarctic. We ma...
Penguins Altered Diet When Humans Began Hunting Whales and Seals
...birds had been eating. According to Emslie, the penguin
menu remained biased towards fish until about 200 ... and could be contributing to the decline in Adlie penguin
populations on the Antarctic Peninsula. Their study, which is published in the Proceedings of the ...