Young Humboldt penguins
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New hope for endangered Humboldt penguins in Peru

Conservation workers in Peru have successfully bred two young Humboldt penguins, a breed listed as endangered in the country.

The population of Humboldt penguins in the Pacific has decreased over the years, but it's hoped projects such as this could see declining numbers reversed.

Daniel Gallas reports.

  • 16 Jan 2013