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Yellow eyed penguin

Megadyptes antipodes




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11 Comments

Liam
Liam 5 years ago

Awesome spotting!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 6 years ago

Lovely!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 6 years ago

Libélula!

bee.jacbs
bee.jacbs 6 years ago

Hi Jessy, Nice spotting! I'm starting a birds of New Zealand mission to document biodiversity within New Zealand. (http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1252...) It would be wonderful if you would add your bird spottings to this mission and keep up the great posts. Cheers!

If you put in a place name the pin goes into a default position which is probably what has happened. You can go into "edit this spotting" (above your name) and move the pin about by right-clicking your mouse on it and dragging it to where you want.
You may have gone to the same place we went to!

JessyZich
JessyZich 6 years ago

Yeah not sure why it shows that, it was near a nesting site in a sanctuary type place that my friend works at. The public could visit at certain times and for a fee.

Hi Jessy, your map pin shows this in Hooper's inlet some way from the coast. Was it actually seen from the viewing galleries on the South-east coast of the peninsular near the nesting site or was it near a public part of the coast?

JessyZich
JessyZich 6 years ago

Thanks, this one just came out of the water for the day. He is going to trade places with the female on the egg.

Hema
Hema 6 years ago

cute

ulvalactuca77
ulvalactuca77 6 years ago

Cute little bugger!

Atul
Atul 6 years ago

nice one Jessy !!
where are the rest of them??

New Zealand

Lat: -45.87, Long: 170.67

Spotted on Nov 16, 2011
Submitted on Nov 16, 2011

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