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Adélie Penguins

Caption: The population size of an Adélie penguin colony on Antarctica's Beaufort Island increased 84 percent as the ice fields retreated between 1958-2010, with the biggest change in the last three decades.

Credit: Michelle LaRue, University of Minnesota

Usage Restrictions: With proper credit to Michelle LaRue, University of Minnesota

Related news release: Climate change winners: Adélie penguin population expands as ice fields recede


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