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Unformatted text preview: condition and healthy lungs. Some of the birds that were in danger are still being cared for while others that were released all have bands on their feet so scientists can track them easily and learn more about their migratory habits. One question I would like to find out is why was the penguins food supply so low this year forcing so many of them to stray from their intended paths. It is interesting that the conservation groups had to learn specifically how to feed and take care of the penguins. The conservation groups had to learn the biology specific to the penguins in order to make the rescue a successful one. Although scientists do not know what specifically caused the birds to have a shortage in food, the main theory is that over fishing caused this event to take place. If it were not for human intervention the situation would have become much more severe than its finally turned out to be....
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- Spring '09