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Chicago, IL 60605
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Story, Penguin Stories from South Africa

Each year, Shedd Aquarium sends teams of animal experts to South Africa during the nesting season of the endangered African penguin to assist rescue organization SANCCOB (South African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds) with the rehabilitation of abandoned chicks.

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