Antarctica Day 2: Cuverville Island, Gentoo Penguins & Crabeater Seals

March 20, 2017Antarctica

Gentoo penguins seemed to be everywhere on Cuverville Island. With their distinctive white stripe on the top of their heads and their bright orange-red beaks, they were quite a spectacle, climbing over the rocky terrain, waddling into the water and collecting pebbles for their nests. With 6,500 breeding pairs, it’s the largest Gentoo colony in … Read More