A lone gentoo penguin, Pygoscelis papua, oversees the whale oil tanks in Whalers Bay in Port Foster inside the caldera of Deception Island, south Shetland Islands, Antarctica. This Norwegian whaling station was began in 1904 and abandoned in 1931. Shown here are the old whale oil storage tanks, now leaning after the last erruption of the caldera.


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Image ID: 0101973-MNO

A lone gentoo penguin, Pygoscelis papua, oversees the whale oil tanks in Whalers Bay in Port Foster inside the caldera of Deception Island, south Shetland Islands, Antarctica. This Norwegian whaling station was began in 1904 and abandoned in 1931. Shown here are the old whale oil storage tanks, now leaning after the last erruption of the caldera.
Credit to: BluePlanetArchive / Michael S. Nolan

Image dimensions: 5400x3600