"Africa’s one endemic penguin breeds in 27 scattered colonies along the coast of the Western Cape and Namibia, 24 on islands and three on the mainland. Like all penguins, its wings are modified into flippers, which allow great speed and agility in the water but are no use for flight." www.bradtguides.com
The 18 Best Penguin Species (All Of Them) | Erect-crested Penguins breed on two islands in New Zealand, numbering around 130,000. The species has yet to be studied extensively, though biologists say their populations are in decline, prompting them to be listed as endangered.
#100daysofhomeed spending the morning hanging out on https://www.penguinwatch.org where scientists ask for the public's help in observing penguins. They have cameras permanently set up in their habitats, and they ask you to mark eggs, the number of penguins in the images and also whether you spot other animals. There are also time lapse videos, and a number of other web based science projects that require public participation- including in space! Teddy loves penguins so this activity keeps…
The African Penguin is the only penguin breeding in Africa, and it's possible the first penguin that Europeans encountered. It's future, however, has been jeopardized due to oil spills that has put this species in danger of extinction.