Penguin stranded 1000 miles from home

A royal penguin, somewhat worse for the wear, was found stranded on a New Zealand beach after going on a 1000-mile holiday by mistake. [AP]


  1. Is it just coincidence that these birds have been turning up since trawlers have been operating in Antarctic waters south of NZ? Or are they victims of “by-catch”, tossed overboard on the homeward journey?

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