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Image of the day

Young Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) wallowing in lagoon backing Dragon Cove beach

Young Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) wallowing in lagoon backing Dragon Cove beach

Penguin of the day

Emperor Penguin Chick brooded by its parent. The young chicks are brooded by standing on top of the parents feet and are covered with folds of skin. Emperor penguins (Aptenodytes forsteri) breed at high latitudes on sea ice during the Antarctic winter.

Emperor Penguin Chick brooded by its parent. The young chicks are brooded by standing on top of the parents feet and are covered with folds of skin. Emperor penguins (Aptenodytes forsteri) breed at high latitudes on sea ice during the Antarctic winter.

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