Centre for in situ Observational Oceanography

Bird Island
Artificial nest project - Initial deployment


Below is a simplified map of Bird Island Penguin colony (Western Cape). In order to gain scientific knowledge, certain nests are being monitored. To see the current temperature and humidity inside the penguin houses, hover on top of the chosen nest, or on mobile devices tap the nest. Nest orientation is indicated by the blue letter, the opening facing this direction (N-North, S-South, E-East, W-West).


Click on one of the clusters on the map to see the nests









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