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Penguin pressure | Science News for Students
Dee Boersma smiles for the camera along with one of her study subjects. D. Boersma Dee Boersma was studying penguins in Argentina when a local official announced a new plan. “He wanted to build a boardwalk over 197 [penguin] nests right before hatching,” says Boersma, a conservation scientist at the University of Washington, Seattle. She …