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KS3 Maths, Geography & Languages - Bird Park Project: African penguin

A guide to information sources for your Year 7 maths, geography and languages Bird Park project - compiled by your librarians

African Penguins

On this page you can find information sources for African Penguins.

African Penguins

When you are searching for information on the African Penguin, keep in mind that they are known by a few different names:

Black-footed Penguin

Jackass Penguin

Cape Penguin

If you can't find African Penguin, try looking for the other names.

Pictures of African Penguins

A pair of African penguins, Boulders Beach, South Africa

African Penguin Wallpaper high resolution creative commons

African penguin, near Boulders Beach, South Africa

Distribution Map

A map showing the distribution of African penguins (aka Black footed penguins) around the world.

Click on the map for a larger version and to find more information about African penguins.

African Penguins Video

A short video from the BBC about African Penguins.

(Source of video: BBC - you tube)

Penguin World

An interesting website, dedicated to penguins.  You will find all sorts of information about penguins including a section on different types of penguin.

Internet Bird Collection - Find Videos and Photos

This website contains thousands of photographs and videos of birds.  Find a bird you are interested in and view pictures of it or see it in action on a video.

Toronto Zoo - Laughing Thrush

The Toronto Zoo website contains information pages on many animals and birds.

DVDs in the Senior Library