Finding New Homes Won’t Help Emperor Penguins Cope with Climate Change : Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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Finding New Homes Won’t Help Emperor Penguins Cope with…

Unlike other species that migrate successfully to escape the wrath of climate change, a new study shows that dispersal may help sustain global Emperor penguin populations for a limited time, but, as sea ice conditions continue to deteriorate, the 54 colonies that exist today will face devastating declines by the end of this century.

Source: Finding New Homes Won’t Help Emperor Penguins Cope with Climate Change : Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution