In the rainforests of south-west New Zealand, Fiordland crested penguins have opted to breed during the winter, a trait they share with emperor penguins. Why they should find July romances so attractive is a mystery. They build their nests in sheltered sites amongst vegetation or large boulders.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Department of Conservation
Photograph by Rod Morris
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