5 facts about my animal. It lives on the Galapagos Island. It eats small animals such as fish, squid, and krill. The Galapagos penguin lives in a warm region off thecoast of Ecuador. The Galapagos penguin are the smallest populationsize of any penguin. The average Galapagos penguin is 49 centimeters
Why are they Endangered? The main threat facing the penguin is the increasingfrequency of El Nino- Southern Oscillation (ENSO)events. Which reduces the strength of the coolcurrent this species needs to survive. This also causeschanges in its prey. In 1982 – 1983 ENSO caused ahorrible loss of penguins. A lot of penguins also diedof starvation.
Let’s Classify the GalapagosPenguin. It is an vertebrate. It is a bird When in a group it is called a waddle