Chinstrap Penguin
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A chinstrap with (look closely) two eggs.  Hannah Point, Dec. 2. A chinstrap with a rock, Hannah Point, Dec. 2. Chinstrap penguin, Robert Island, Dec. 1. Chinstrap penguin, Robert Island, Dec. 1. Chinstrap penguin finds a rock, Hannah Point, Dec. 2.
Chinstrap penguin toboggans along, Robert Island, Dec. 1. Chinstrap penguin, Robert Island, Dec. 1. Chinstrap penguin, Half Moon Island, Dec. 2. Chinstrap penguin, Half Moon Island, Dec. 2. Chinstrap penguin with a gentoo in the background, Hannah Point, Dec. 2.
Chinstrap penguins nesting, Half Moon Island, Dec. 2. Chinstrap penguins, Robert Island, Dec. 1. Chinstrap takes a peck at a Gentoo after getting crowded on the trail, Hannah Point, Dec. 2. If you are not careful, this is what happens.  Chinstrap with eggs, Hannah Point, Dec. 2.

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