State of Antarctic Penguins Reports

State of Antarctic Penguin 2017Oceanites is pleased to present the first annual State of Antarctic Penguins Report – 2017. Download the Report
 

Funding to assist the  design, production, and dissemination of SOAP 2017 has graciously been provided by: The Curtis & Edith Munson Foundation, The Elissa and Herbert Epstein Foundation, and The Pew Charitable Trusts.

 

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