February 24, 2009

March of the Magellanic Penguins

Posted by: Julia Swan, Communications

New research conducted by Dee Boersma, a University of Washington professor of biology (and a Burke Museum member!) shows that climate change doesn't only affect the well-being of animals living on the poles. Boersma has found that Magellanic penguins, living on the coast of Argentina, are also struggling to reach food supplies. Read all about the research here.