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Penguins

Humboldt Penguins on the Islas Ballestas, a wildlife reserve off the coast of Paracas.

 

The islands are packed with birds; the smell of guano is pretty strong here. The guano is up to 50m deep in places and is harvested every 8-10 years to be used as fertiliser.

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Taken on January 29, 2009