Discover why penguin parents ignore other prey in their search for anchovies in this video from the NATURE mini-series Animals with Cameras. This video explains how energy rich anchovies can make the difference in penguin chicks surviving to adulthood. For an in depth exploration of data from the penguins’ hunting trips see the lesson plan Energy Flow in Food Webs: How Penguins Select Prey.
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