Climate Change is Decimating the Chinstrap Penguins of Antarctica

Climate Change is Decimating the Chinstrap Penguins of Antarctica

Chinstrap penguins are exquisitely adapted to their environment. They live and breed in some of the world’s harshest conditions, nesting in the windblown, rocky coves of the Antarctic Peninsula, a strip of land comprising the northernmost part of the frigid continent.

In water they are precision hunters, darting after krill, the tiny shrimp-like crustaceans that are their sole food source, utilizing barbed tongues engineered for catching the slipperiest of prey. On land, these 2-2.5-foot-tall flightless birds are prodigious mountaineers, able to scale rocky escarpments in spite of their ungainly waddle.

Their perfect adaptation to local conditions makes them the ideal barometer for the future of the region. If anything changes in the marine environment, the health of chinstrap penguins will be one of the most reliable indicators.

They are the canaries of the Southern Ocean. And these endearing, black and white emissaries from Antarctic waters are starting to disappear. Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEScientists Noah Strycker and Steven Forrest from Stony Brook University counting penguins on Snow Island in the South Shetlands of Antarctica, on Jan.

31, 2020. Scientists conducting a chinstrap census along the Antarctic Peninsula have discovered drastic declines in many colonies, with some seeing population reductions of up to 77% since they were last surveyed, about 50 years ago.

The independent researchers, who hitched a ride on a Greenpeace expedition to the region, found that every single one of the 32 colonies surveyed on Elephant Island, a major chinstrap outpost, had declined.

Overall, the island’s total chinstrap population had dropped by more than half, from 122,550 breeding pairs in 1971 to 52,786 in January 2020.

“Such significant declines suggest that the Southern Ocean’s ecosystem is fundamentally changed from 50 years ago, and that the impacts of this are rippling up the food web to species like chinstrap penguins,” says Heather J.

Lynch, associate professor of ecology & evolution at Stony Brook University in upstate New York, who designed the study. “There is something broken in the Southern Ocean,” adds ornithologist Noah Strycker, a member of the penguin census team, and the author of the 2015 book The Thing with Feathers.

“Our best guess on why that could be is climate change, which we know is hitting the Antarctic Peninsula region harder than…practically anywhere else in the world except the Arctic.

” Warming waters reduce the sea ice and the phytoplankton that krill depend upon for feeding and survival. Ocean acidification, a side effect of increasing global carbon emissions, also impacts their ability to reproduce.

Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEA chinstrap penguin nesting at Spigot Peak, in Orne Harbor on the Antarctic peninsula, on Feb. 6, 2020. For the past five weeks Stony Brook scientists have joined forces with robotics and drone specialists from Boston’s Northeastern University to survey relatively unstudied chinstrap penguin colonies along the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula.

Chinstraps prefer rocky, windblown sites for nesting, because they provide the best conditions for keeping eggs safe and dry.

Those conditions make research difficult: the scientists endured freezing temperatures, wind, rain and snow to reach the coastal rookeries by small inflatable motorboats, then scrambled among the colonies counting penguins by hand.

The robotics team backed up the survey with drone footage. When they return to the lab, members of that team will use the findings to teach computers how to identify nests using artificial intelligence for help in future surveys.

Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEYang Liu and Vikrant Shah, from North Eastern University, launch a drone from a Greenpeace inflatable. They will later use machine learning to do an automated count of penguin colonies on Elephant Island.

The drone counts are later compared to the manual counts done by another team of scientists. Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEScientist Noah Strycker from Stony Brook University Scientist uses a clicker to count chinstrap penguins on Quinton Point, Anvers Island in the Antarctic, on Feb.

4, 2020. The researchers surveyed 56 colonies in 37 days. So far, they’ve only released numbers from the Elephant Island sites, which were the first to be surveyed.

The final report will be published in a few weeks. But those initial findings appear to be consistent across most colonies. “From whatever limited data we have from the 1980s, chinstrap populations appear to be down by over half,” says biologist Steve Forrest, the team lead on the expedition.

On Jan. 31, 2020, 26 days into the expedition, Forrest motored around the President’s Head promontory on Snow Island to scout for potential survey sites. Some 30 years ago, researchers documented a colony there, but Forrest had heard rumors from passing boats that it had disappeared.

The sea was too rough for a census that day, but it didn’t matter. Peering through a pair of binoculars, Forrest saw no evidence that there were any penguins left on the island at all.

“I was hoping that we might find the colony after all,” he says. “But not finding one is more along the lines of what we expected.” Some of the older surveys in the more difficult-to-reach areas are unreliable — conducted at a distance, by boat — so an exact assessment of how much has changed in the last three decades is impossible.

Still, Forrest says, he is confident that chinstrap populations are declining, particularly in the South Shetland Islands (including Elephant Island) off the coast of the Peninsula.

“I saw a lot of abandoned nesting places, so I am inclined to believe that it is a real decline, but the precise extent is uncertain.

” Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEA chinstrap penguin colony on Elephant Island, Antarctica on Jan. 17, 2020. While the numbers of chinstraps may be on the wane, the researchers saw a marked increase in gentoo penguin populations.

Gentoos, which have red-orange beaks and lack the distinctive black band around the throat that gives chinstraps their names, are much more flexible about what they eat and the conditions under which they breed. This means that they can more easily adapt to changes in their environment.

Forrest calls them “climate change winners” for their ability to thrive in conditions that threaten chinstraps— at least in the short term. Strycker calls the process by which the upstarts take over chinstrap areas “gentoofication.

” Strycker, a committed birder who chronicled his attempt to spot more than half the planet’s bird species in a single year in a 2017 book called Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, a Quest, and the Biggest Year in the World admits that ultimately, it’s not even about the penguins.

It’s about krill. Krill are the foundation of the marine food system — the fish that eat them are the fodder for the fish on which almost every ocean predator relies.

The fish that we humans eat also primarily rely on krill as a food source. If krill populations are unhealthy, it means trouble down the line for everyone else. But krill, in their krillions, are hard to study.

Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEthe fluke of a humpback whale at Anvers Island, Antarctica, on Feb. 3, 2020. Christian Åslund —Greenpeace and TIMEIcebergs outside the coast of Anvers Island in Antarctica. That’s where the chinstraps come in.

Like certain whale species, chinstraps are krill specialists, but they are relatively easier to track compared to whales, with their erratic migration patterns. Chinstrap penguins reliably return to the same rookeries year after year to breed, so by assessing colony health over time, scientists can get a better idea of how the krill they depend on are doing.

Which is “why we should care about a bunch of penguins going missing from a remote island that no one’s ever heard of,” says Strycker.

“Penguins give us an idea about what is going on in the ocean around us. The ocean processes that are changing in the Antarctic are similar to the processes that are changing everywhere else in the world.

” Humans may not have evolved to catch krill the way chinstraps do, but our fate is tied to the tiny crustaceans all the same.

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Non-bank mortgage lenders may face more scrutiny from regulators As the housing market heats up, non-bank lending is taking over the mortgage market. Now regulators are raising red flags. David Stevens, former FHA ...

A Pedophile Writer Is on Trial. So Are the French Elites. For decades, Gabriel Matzneff wrote openly of his pedophilia, protected by powerful people in publishing, journalism, politics and business. Now cast...

No, Obama doesn't deserve credit for Trump's economy It's the latest fad: Say that President Trump's economic record is actually less impressive than President Barack Obama's. Say that Trump is only ben...

Airmen at Wyoming missile base relieved of security duties following alleged marijuana use Several airmen protecting the nation’s intercontinental ballistic missiles have been relieved of their security duties pending an investigation into ...

24 Best Socks for Men in 2020: Crew, Dress, No-Show, and More From tie-dye half-calfs to woolly winter boot fillers, these are the very best socks for men to give your drawer the overhaul it so desperately needs...

Stocks hit record again. Is Trump the reason? The market is at all-time highs and many say Trump is the reason. But stocks were rallying when investors thought Hillary Clinton would win. Janet Ye...

Samsung unveils foldable Galaxy Z phone, Galaxy S with 5G Samsung Electronics on Tuesday unveiled a foldable smartphone shaped like a large makeup compact, its second try at a novel technology that the South...

Ex-Astros player Marwin Gonzalez 'remorseful' on cheating scandal: 'I wish we could take it back' A member of Houston's World Series-winning team in 2017, Gonzalez – now with the Twins – apologized for his participation.     &#...

Bolivia: UN underlines support for ‘credible, transparent and inclusive’ election With Bolivia this week reaching a “decisive stage” in its electoral process, the United Nations “will do everything possible” to support the country ...

Under pressure from Trump, U.S. seeks shorter sentence for his adviser Stone Under pressure from President Donald Trump, the U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday abruptly moved to seek a shorter prison sentence for veteran Repub...

'You can't beat perfection' - Wilson stunned by his magical 147 "Kyren Wilson appeared in the Eurosport studio to talk all about his 147 at the Welsh Open, and he could not see how his perfect break could have bee...

Ponzi schemes hit highest level in a decade, hinting next 'investor massacre' may be near The amount of investor money in alleged Ponzi schemes hit its highest level in a decade in 2019, suggesting the next Bernie Madoff-type fraud isn't f...

Private Banking and Wealth Management Survey 2020: Can Khan and Naratil make more of UBS Wealth? UBS Global Wealth Management is the world’s best wealth manager. It is an accolade the firm has enjoyed for 13 of the 17 years of Euromoney’s annual ...

Tonight's TV guide is for the dogs Let's face it; we don't deserve dogs. They brighten up the darkest of days. In honour of man's best friend, our TV guide tonight is dedicated to them...

Major investment firm to prioritize sustainability, back off coal Enlarge (credit: Bloomberg/Getty Images) When it comes to taking action on climate change, the world has entered a very strange place. Scientific res...

Ex-New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr. files for divorce Arthur “Pinch” Sulzberger, Jr. is divorcing his second wife, Gabrielle Greene, after five-and-a-half years of marriage, The Post has learned. Sulzber...

Cloudspire: a $130 MOBA for your tabletop? Enlarge / Look at everything that comes in the box. It's mostly plastic and neoprene. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! C...

Teenage girls' education, ‘an indispensable foundation’ for achieving development goals: Guterres Promoting education for adolescent girls is an “indispensable foundation for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”, Secretary-General António ...

Mild-hybrid powered BMW X5 and X6 xDrive40d unveiled News 11 Feb, 2020 BMW has launched a new mild-hybrid diesel powertrain for its two mid-size SUVs, which promises economy figures upwards of 45mpg...

Do not confuse food charity with ‘right to food’, UN expert tells Italians, labelling food system exploitative A sophisticated Italian food system is placing a heavy burden on Italy’s workers and farmers, an independent UN human rights expert said on Friday, f...

Every Marvel vs Capcom Character, Together At Last Artist Chris Cayco, who we’ve featured a few times before on Kotaku, grew up playing Marvel vs Capcom (and Marvel vs Street Fighter) games. His tribu...

Meet the real-life inspiration for ABC’s new series ‘For Life’ ABC’s new drama series, “For Life,” follows the journey of convicted criminal Aaron Wallace (Nicholas Pinnock) as he educates himself behind ba...

Samsung Galaxy S20: The phone's best hardware upgrades and new features Samsung Unpacked introduced the Galaxy S20 flagship series, packing in 5G capabilities, advanced camera technology, and more. Here are my five favori...

David Hockney's 'The Splash' sells for 23 million pounds in London David Hockney's Los Angeles pool painting "The Splash" fetched 23.1 million pounds ($29.9 million) at a sale on London on Tuesday, auctioneers Sotheb...

Self-flagellation and stuffed goody bags: my night at the tacky, endearing Oscars The 2020 Academy Awards was a bit like being stuck in a basement, watching the rich and beautiful frolic above - in other words a lot like the winnin...

The Mystery of the Painting in Gallery 634 New evidence suggests a 17th-century work, on view for years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, was once owned by a Jewish art dealer who fled the Na...

Goldman and IB: Where do you go from number one? The co-head of investment banking wants the firm to 'win by more' in the businesses where it already leads, but ramp up its client coverage o...

Stocks hit record again. Is Trump the reason? The market is at all-time highs and many say Trump is the reason. But stocks were rallying when investors thought Hillary Clinton would win. Janet Ye...

Handbag snacks, surprise Eminem and Cats - 12 stand-out Oscar moments It was supposed to be the most predictable Oscars in a long time, with the favourites in most of the big categories deemed almost dead-certs in the r...

How the debate over the ERA became a fight over abortion Because only women can have abortions, conservatives argue restrictions on the procedure could be found unconstitutional under the Equal Rights Amend...

Amid coronavirus outbreak, Trump proposes slashing CDC budget Enlarge / US President Donald Trump speaks during a Governor's White House Business Session in Washington, DC, on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. Trump's budg...

S.Korea's Asiana Airlines asks cabin crews to take unpaid leaves amid China flight reduction South Korea's Asiana Airlines has asked cabin crew members to take unpaid leaves as the flag carrier's China routes have been reduced due to concerns...

Croise.a Thermo Capsule – Smartphone Gadgets! Thermometer Smartphone Gadgets Before Going to Smartphone Thermometer Gadgets Let us know about Gadgets. Smartphone Gadgets have become such a big pa...

Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit may be on its way out The Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit may be kaput. In 2014, longtime Vanity Fair Editor-in-Chief Graydon Carter decided to bring to life the New ...

The son of Saudi Arabia's Warren Buffett sees a big future for Beyond Meat and plant-based foods Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed, an avowed vegan and the founder and chief executive of KBW Ventures, tells CNBC why he is betting big on plant-based meat...

Samsung launches Galaxy S20 range with up to 100x zoom camera Super-sized Galaxy S20 Ultra has 108MP main camera and hybrid optical zoom lensSamsung Galaxy Z Flip: folding-screen flip-phone launchesSamsung is la...

Searching for a River to Skate Away On It took decades for the writer and lifelong skater Joyce Maynard to find “the perfect illusion of flight.” Recently, on a frozen lake in Vermont, she...

Are cell phone calls on airplane flights inevitable? Ah, holiday travel. Between huge crowds and weather delays, flying during this time of year is hectic. Now close your eyes and imagine the entire sce...

Sugary Drink Consumption Plunges in Chile After New Food Law A study finds that a landmark law requiring warning labels on unhealthy foods made a swift difference in purchases of sodas, bottled water and juices...

Lindsay Lohan's father Michael Lohan arrested after allegedly getting abusive toward estranged wife Kate Major Michael Lohan was arrested on Monday in Southampton after allegedly becoming "verbally and physically abusive" with his estranged ex-wife, Kate Major...

Samsung Galaxy S20: A cheat sheet Samsung's new Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra phones boast 5G connectivity, as many as four rear camera systems, an Infinity-O display, and an ultras...

Goldman and IB: Where do you go from number one? The co-head of investment banking wants the firm to 'win by more' in the businesses where it already leads, but ramp up its client coverage o...

Alleged Saudi Bezos hack sends shockwaves Research: Likely Iranian hackers probably breached European energy org — Surveys shine light on widespread phishing, government contractor cybersecur...

$683 million appeal to deliver reproductive health services, where they’re most needed With more than half of all maternal deaths occurring in countries affected by humanitarian crises and fragility, the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) is ca...

Teenage girls' education, ‘an indispensable foundation’ for achieving development goals: Guterres Promoting education for adolescent girls is an “indispensable foundation for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”, Secretary-General António ...

Coronavirus 'is the worst enemy you can imagine', leading doctors warn The coronavirus is "the worst enemy you can ever imagine" and poses a greater global threat than terrorism, the World Health Organisation has warned....

'It's kaputt.' Movers accidentally drop virtuoso's one-of-a-kind $194,000 piano An extremely rare, $194,000 grand piano was smashed when movers dropped it while taking it out of a recording studio, Canadian virtuoso Angela Hewitt...

Actor Jussie Smollett indicted on six counts of disorderly conduct for filing false ‘hate crime’ reports last year A Cook County, Ill., grand jury charged the former “Empire” star with filing false reports regarding the alleged attack. Special prosecutor Dan K. We...

Mahindra Draws Up $423 Million Turnaround Plan For Korean Unit Ssangyong Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra will invest $423 million to turnaround its struggling South Korean unit Ssangyong Motor Co and make it profitabl...

Alleged Saudi Bezos hack sends shockwaves Research: Likely Iranian hackers probably breached European energy org — Surveys shine light on widespread phishing, government contractor cybersecur...

Samsung’s Trying Foldable Phones Once Again With the Galaxy Z Flip Hot on the heels of the poorly kept secret that was Samsung’s Galaxy S20 line of smartphones, the electronics giant revealed its newest foldabl...

Report: 113 species require urgent help after Australia bushfires The Australian government has identified more than 100 animal species that will require urgent help due to the devastating bushfires that have ravage...

UN underlines need for dialogue to resolve Israel-Palestine conflict Rising tensions and instability across the globe, particularly in the Middle East, underscore the need to resolve the decades-long conflict between I...

The sleazy move from this cable company just reminds me again why I cut the cord I really hope this kind of practice doesn’t catch on among cable companies, but knowing the industry and how much they screw customers, it prob...

Google Earth just released 1,000 beautiful wallpapers you can download for free Google has shared hundreds of beautiful wallpapers through its Earth View collection for years now. These images show off stunning sights from satell...

Xbox boss explains his controversial comments about bringing VR to Xbox Series X Now that its life cycle is ending, it’s difficult to look at the trajectory of the Xbox One and not draw parallels between it and the Wii U. Bo...

Ponzi schemes hit highest level in a decade, hinting next 'investor massacre' may be near The amount of investor money in alleged Ponzi schemes hit its highest level in a decade in 2019, suggesting the next Bernie Madoff-type fraud isn't f...

Australia's 'black summer' provides glimmer of hope for climate policy action Australia's deadly wildfires have opened up a small window of opportunity for the country to break a decade-long impasse on climate policy, as some p...

UN chief underscores value of cooperation with Southeast Asian countries In a briefing to the Security Council on Thursday, Secretary-General António Guterres underlined the value of cooperation between the UN and the 10-m...

Labour could be fined millions for failing to protect members' data The Labour Party could be fined up to £15m for failing to protect members' data after reporting Sir Keir Starmer's campaign to the information w...

Dutch DJ sorry over 'discriminatory' Chinese virus song A Dutch DJ has apologised to members of the Chinese community in the Netherlands for playing a song on his radio show that blamed them for the corona...

Multiemployer pensions take center stage in 2020 As the primary season gets underway, one candidate, President Trump, doesn’t seem particularly worried about which presidential hopeful wins which st...

Xbox boss explains his controversial comments about bringing VR to Xbox Series X Now that its life cycle is ending, it’s difficult to look at the trajectory of the Xbox One and not draw parallels between it and the Wii U. Bo...

Judge Rules That T-Mobile Can Acquire Sprint The deal would reduce the number of big national carriers from four to three. Dish Network says it will build a replacement, but skeptics doubt its c...

NEA waits for a proven winner in 2020 race Universities' ties to China under a microscope after Harvard professor's arrest — 'Sudden college closures' on tap for closed-door Education Departme...