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Danco Island, Antarctica

Danco Island, in the Errera Channel just a few hundred meters from the Antarctic mainland, is a small island which serves as a breeding site for Gentoo Penguins.
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IMG_0014_DxO_raw.jpg IMG_0027_DxO_raw.jpg Expedition leader Jill Baxter operating a Zodiac near Danco Island

Expedition leader Jill Baxter operating a Zodiac near Danco Island

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Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

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Gentoo Penguin

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Gentoo Penguin

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Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Snowy Sheathbill

Snowy Sheathbill

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

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Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

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Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

Gentoo Penguin with chicks

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Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

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Gentoo Penguin with chicks

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South Polar Skua

South Polar Skua

South Polar Skua

South Polar Skua

Gentoo Penguins

Gentoo Penguins

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Snowy Sheathbill

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin