Antarctica’s krill shift south as icy waters warm

FILE PHOTO: Penguins walk along a path on Danco Island, Antarctica February 14, 2018. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini/File Photo

OSLO (Reuters) – Krill are shifting south towards Antarctica as the oceans warm, disrupting stocks that are eaten by penguins and whales and caught by industrial trawlers, scientists said on Monday. Main populations of the shrimp-like crustaceans, which grow to 6.5 cm (2.5 inches) long and form vast swarms, have moved about 440 km (275 […]

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