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Mystery deaths highlight penguin plight

John Kerr posted in on March 13th, 2013.

Scientist are concerned for the survival of yellow-eyed penguin populations in Otago following the deaths of more 50 of the birds from an as-yet-unidentified toxin or disease. The bodies of the birds were found washed up along the Otago Peninsula last month. While it was assumed the penguins were poisoned by a biotoxin released from […]

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