15 Jul '11, 9pm

Penguins Tracked By South African Scientists | Care2 Causes

Penguins Tracked By South African Scientists | Care2 Causes

An exciting new project plans to fit young orphaned African penguins that were raised by humans with satellite tracking transmitters. The goal is to help the endangered birds establish safe breeding colonies. On Friday researchers in South Africa outfitted a 10-week-old African penguin named Richie with a one-ounce transmitter taped and glued to his wing. Richie will have one week to get used to swimming with the device in a pool and will then be released in the ocean at the southern tip of Africa. The transmitter will track his journey. The Associated Press reported there will be a total of five penguins in the project. Another penguin named Lucy has already been released. Tourists from around the world come to see the African penguin colony near Cape Town, but in recent years the number of birds has sharply decreased. In the early 1900′s there were 4 million penguins, bu...

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