Another chick!

We found a fat healthy 4 week old chick on the breakwater the other day. Its parents obviously have delayed moult to rear this lucky little latecomer.

Look for the thin white line

A large number of the penguins are now post moult and looking very smart in their new blue and white feathers. The trailing edge of their flippers will have a distinct white line of brand new unworn feathers. These feathers tend to get chipped and grey towards the end of … Continue reading