Little penguins still affected by drought 10 years later

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By Sophie Conlon
Updated June 21 2022 - 4:15am, first published 4:00am
The drought had major impacts on freshwater river inflows, which in turn influenced the little penguin population's main fish food source, southern garfish. Picture: Supplied

The little penguin population on Granite Island is still feeling the effects of the Millennium Drought (2001-10) according to new research from Flinders University.

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