February 14, 2016

February 14, 2016

Gold Harbour, South Georgia Island

Photograph by Jay Dickman, National Geographic Creative

A pair of king penguins huddles together in Gold Harbour, a bay on South Georgia Island. The area is a breeding ground for the penguins, which are often mistaken for their larger relative, the emperor penguin. There are more than a half million king penguins on the island during breeding season.

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