A Happy New Year for Penguins

Penguins in Argentina get special coastal marine park.

A Happy New Year for Penguins

Happy New Year's for Penguins Magellanic penguins arrive in San Jorge
Happy New Year's for Penguins San Jorge Cerca Nuevo map
Happy New Year's for Penguins Magellanic penguins in San Jorge
Happy New Year's for Penguins Magellanic penguins at Cabo dos Bahias
Happy New Year's for Penguins part of Magellanic penguin colony
Happy New Year's for Penguins penguin feeding chicks
Happy New Year's for Penguins Imperial cormorants
Happy New Year's for Penguins Magellanic oystercatchers
Happy New Year's for Penguins San Jorge Cerca Nuevo map
The park, which was supported by the WCS, the Argentinian government, the United Nations and other partners, is located in Golfo San Jorge in Chubut Province, about 1,700 miles south of Buenos Aires. The protected area covers about 250 square miles of coastal waters and nearby islands strung along almost 100 miles of shoreline. (Wildlife Conservation Society)
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