This misplaced Humboldt penguin was rescued in Chañaral, northern Chile. It was noticed by vacationers and appeared disoriented. The pure presumption is that sea currents will need to have swept it away from its habitat. Erick Burgos, Atacma Nationwide Fishing Service’s Rescue Supervisor mentioned: “We saved a specimen who was a bit weak and was not reacting. It was shifting slowly, due to this fact we determined to rescue it and refer it to the Caldera municipal veterinary clinic.” By way of YouTube. Chile’s Sernapesca group launched it in Pan de Azucar Nationwide Park.
”This space was chosen to launch the penguin as a result of the island in entrance, is the closest reproductive space we now have to the world the place this penguin was discovered and it’s an space the place there are a lot of these penguins.” Humboldt penguins are thought of weak and their inhabitants fluctuates drastically. Researchers estimate round 5,000 mature Humboldt penguins are left within the wild.