Penguins - visit all the ones in Britain  Pin from: Illustration Friday :: Children's Book Illustrator - Pippa Curnick

Penguins - visit all the ones in Britain Pin from: Illustration Friday :: Children's Book Illustrator - Pippa Curnick

Little blue penguin. NZ. Yes, I know I'm walking on the pavement, just remember it was our beach before you took it over.

Little blue penguin. NZ. Yes, I know I'm walking on the pavement, just remember it was our beach before you took it over.

Warming Antarctic Brings Changes to Penguin Breeding Cycles~   http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/03/120321123758.htm

Warming Antarctic brings changes to penguin breeding cycles

Warming Antarctic Brings Changes to Penguin Breeding Cycles~ http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/03/120321123758.htm

The Vulnerable Royal Penguin (Eudyptes schlegeli) is only found on Macquarie Island and adjacent islands. -kc

The Vulnerable Royal Penguin (Eudyptes schlegeli) is only found on Macquarie Island and adjacent islands. -kc

Humboldt Penguin - Breeds in coastal Peru / Pingüino peruano

Humboldt Penguin - Breeds in coastal Peru / Pingüino peruano

"Africa’s one endemic penguin breeds in 27 scattered colonies along the coast of the Western Cape and Namibia, 24 on islands and three on the mainland. Like all penguins, its wings are modified into flippers, which allow great speed and agility in the water but are no use for flight." www.bradtguides.com

"Africa’s one endemic penguin breeds in 27 scattered colonies along the coast of the Western Cape and Namibia, 24 on islands and three on the mainland. Like all penguins, its wings are modified into flippers, which allow great speed and agility in the water but are no use for flight." www.bradtguides.com

There are 250 yellow-eyed penguin breeding pairs in the wild. Photo / Visit Oamaru

There are 250 yellow-eyed penguin breeding pairs in the wild. Photo / Visit Oamaru

Adelie Penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae).  A breeding pair with their 2 chicks on a rock.

Adelie Penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae). A breeding pair with their 2 chicks on a rock.

Quoin is named after an island in Mossel Bay, South Africa, that was once an African penguin breeding island.

Quoin is named after an island in Mossel Bay, South Africa, that was once an African penguin breeding island.

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