Where do King penguins live?

Answer

King penguins live on islands surrounding Antarctica, including the Falklands, Prince Edward, South Georgia, South Sandwich, Crozet, Heard, Macquarie and Kerguelen. Though some live as far south as the coast of Antarctica, no colonies have been found inside the Antarctic Circle.

Though King penguins generally inhabit the icy, sparsely vegetated islands of the southern oceans, non-breeding pairs have been found farther north in southern Chile and Argentina and individuals in Brazil and South Africa. Their general appreciation for more temperate conditions is also reflected in their choice of fishing areas, because they prefer slightly northern waters where the surface air temperature hovers around 4.5 degrees Celsius or 40 degrees Fahrenheit.

Q&A Related to "Where do King penguins live?"
Type your answer here. well the king penguins castle is there home its relly hard to find the king but my friend is the mayor.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Where_in_the_world_are_k...
1. Determine the location of the penguins. King Penguins live on and around sub-Antarctic and Antarctic islands. The Falkland Islands, Macquarie Islands, Heard Islands, IIes and Marion
http://www.ehow.com/how_8593267_identify-king-peng...
King penguins live on sub-Antarctic land which include Crozet, Prince Edward, Kerguelen,
http://www.chacha.com/question/where-do-king-pengu...
All species of penguin are native to the southern hemisphere, but only a few species live as far south as Antarctica. A variety of species live on the southern coasts of South America
http://www.quora.com/Penguins/Where-do-penguins-li...
Explore this Topic
King penguin adaptations include; living in an aquatic environment, glands used for getting rid of salts and overlapping feathers for waterproofing. This species ...
The King Penguin is found mostly in the sub-Antarctic islands. Their biggest population is found in South Georgia. There are estimated to be about 2-3 million ...
The King Penguin is the second largest of the Penguins weighing around 30 pounds. Their diet mainly consists of squid, krill, plankton and fish. ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com