Posted by: Sandy Steinman | November 21, 2021

Antarctic penguin ends up on New Zealand shore, 3,100 miles from home

NPR  reports

A beach in Christchurch, New Zealand, had an unexpected visitor this week — a penguin that had traveled 3,100 miles from its native Antarctica.

The bird is known as an Adélie penguin and is the classic black and white tuxedo-looking one. This instance appears to be only the third time that an Adélie penguin has come up to New Zealand’s shores.

Read more at  Antarctic penguin ends up on New Zealand shore, 3,100 miles from home : NPR


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