Penguins at a national park in Simons Town, South Africa. Photo: AP Penguins at a national park in Simons Town, South Africa. Photo: AP
Penguins at a national park in Simons Town, South Africa. Photo: AP

Swarm of bees kills dozens of endangered penguins in South Africa

  • ‘After tests, we found bee stings around the penguins’ eyes,’ said a spokesman for the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds
  • African penguins are on the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s red list, meaning they face a high risk of extinction

Topic |   South Africa
Penguins at a national park in Simons Town, South Africa. Photo: AP Penguins at a national park in Simons Town, South Africa. Photo: AP
Penguins at a national park in Simons Town, South Africa. Photo: AP
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