Photos of King penguins colony in Volunteer Point (Falklands)
31/10/2006 - 03/11/2006
Excursion from Stanley spending hours observing the beautiful King penguins, with the colony having now many juveniles. This on the Falkland Islands is the most easily accessible king penguin colony of the world, as the others are all located on remote sub-antarctic islands.
More pictures of king penguins.
A juvenile king penguin photo. It will molt in less than two months, in December.
King penguins parents and their chick.
King penguins calling each other. There is a movie available showing a juvenile penguin calling a parent, click the link below to see it: MOVIE 1
Lunch time! A king penguin feeding a chick.
A group of molting king penguins.
Groups of king penguins going to forage and coming back to the colony. The distance of about 1 kilometer from the beach to the colony, is covered in one hour.