Caribbean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) chick under the wing of protective parent
Caribbean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) chick under the wing of protective parent, breeding colony, Ria Lagartos Biosphere Reserve, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico, June.Finalist in the Portfolio Category of the Terre Sauvage Nature Images Awards 2017. First Prize in the '2017 National Wildlife Photo Contest' organised by the National Wildlife Federation of the USA
Chinese white cheeked gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) female hanging from tree, carrying
Chinese white cheeked gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) female hanging from tree, carrying baby aged two weeks. Parents released into wild from captive breeding programme. Wild Elephant Valley / Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, China.
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Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) breeding colony, mainly males brooding eggs
Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) breeding colony, mainly males brooding eggs, one looking above heads of many huddled together in storm during polar night. Atka Bay, Antarctica. June.
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