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Penguins are being treated by the local non-governmental organization Socobioma (Society for the Conservation of Biodiversity in Maldonado), in the department of Maldonado, some 140 km east of Montevideo, on July 22, 2010. At least 100 migrating Magellanic penguins soaked in an hydrocarbon were rescued after reaching the coasts of Maldonado and Rocha, in Uruguay, while en route from Patagonia in southern Argentina, to Brazil. AFP PHOTO/Pablo PORCIUNCULA (Photo credit should read PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)
Penguins are being treated by the local non-governmental organization Socobioma (Society for the Conservation of Biodiversity in Maldonado), in the department of Maldonado, some 140 km east of Montevideo, on July 22, 2010. At least 100 migrating Magellanic penguins soaked in an hydrocarbon were rescued after reaching the coasts of Maldonado and Rocha, in Uruguay, while en route from Patagonia in southern Argentina, to Brazil. AFP PHOTO/Pablo PORCIUNCULA (Photo credit should read PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

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Una organización en Uruguay intenta salvar a los pingüinos que llegan a las costas de Montevideo arrastrados por el oleaje. Algunos llegan muertos, otros apenas respirando. Son rescatados y logran sobrevivir gracias a la ayuda humana que reciben.

Rescatistas ayudan a pingüinos a sobrevivir en Uruguay

Una organización en Uruguay intenta salvar a los pingüinos que llegan a las costas de Montevideo arrastrados por el oleaje. Algunos llegan muertos, otros apenas respirando. Son rescatados y logran sobrevivir gracias a la ayuda humana que reciben.