Humboldt Penguin

Humboldt Penguin

The Humboldt Penguin (Spheniscus humboldti) is a banded penguin that lives in the coasts of Chile and Peru. “El NiƱo” phenomenon is a major natural threat for this species.

Humans and Penguins

Humans and Penguins

Humans have been destroying penguins for many reasons. More than 100 years ago it was because they often hunted these birds for food.