10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Little Blue Penguins
While the anticipated pandemic baby boom for humans is being called a “baby bust,” Adventure Aquarium is booming with little blue penguin (Eudyptula minor) chicks.
Don’t be fooled — while these little chicks are adorable, raising little blue penguins is not easy. In fact, the little blue penguin breeding season is quite unpredictable. Through five breeding seasons, and many trials and errors, Adventure Aquarium’s Bird and Mammal Team successfully welcomed five little blue penguin chicks which is more than our previous breeding seasons combined!
Let’s dive into some little blue penguin facts, and meet our newest residents!