TITLE

ANTARCTIC PENGUIN COLONY NEARS EXTINCTION

AUTHOR(S)
Grossman, Daniel
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;9/13/2007, Issue 924, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the near extinction of the Adelies penguin population, according to ecologist William Fraser. He notes that the penguin population has declined by 80% since 1974. He also expects that these birds will be extinct in 8 years. He cites global warming as one of the reasons for this decline.
ACCESSION #
26644665

 

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