Sydney Morning Herald
January 14, 2011 Bellwether birds ... king penguins on Possession Island in the Crozet archipelago are less helpful to climate science because of bands attached during studies. Tagging penguins with flipper bands harms their chances of survival and...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
ET Australian Broadcasting Corporation Some previous studies concluded the metal bands, like the one on the penguin at the centre of this photo, had no long-term ill effects on the birds. (Benoit Gineste/Universite de Strasbourg) For decades, flipper...