A great resource for Penguin pictures and photographs
New Zealand Penguins
A guide to the various species of penguins in the New Zealand region, their habits, conservation pictures and more…
A good resource for information about Penguims.
Read and learn about Penguins...
African penguins breed in huge, noisy colonies. They lay two eggs in
burrows, bowl-shaped depressions dug in the sand
Penguins Around the World
The first documented information about penguins date back to the late 1490’s, when they were observed by Portuguese explorers travelling along the southern coasts of Africa.
Chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis antarctica), also called ringed penguin or bearded penguin,
Emperor Penguin, the warriors of nature are considered the most beautiful of all penguins.
The Galapagos penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus) is the most northerly of all penguins, occurring on the Galapagos Islands, on the equator
The Adelie Penguin is one that often looks quite overweight. It is short but wide which tends to give it that appearance
The Royal Penguin lives around Australia and the sub Antarctic Islands. This includes Macquarie Island
Penguin Facts: Species & Habitat
Penguins are torpedo-shaped, flightless birds that live in the southern regions
Lots of facts and graphics here, also fun stuff like downloads, awards, famous penguins and much more.
The King Penguin is very large compared to other species. It is the second largest of them all. Full grown, they can be up to three feet tall and weigh up to 35 pounds.
Also known as the Black Footed Penguin, the African Penguin is one that many people enjoy viewing.
Penguins are birds that cannot fly, but they swim very well and spend most of their lives in the sea. There are 17 species of penguin.