Published September 10. 2012 4:00AM
The staff at the South African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds, SANCCOB, wash an African Penguin after it was found covered in oil on Robben Island near Cape Town, South Africa, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. Around fifty five penguins have been found covered in oil from a spillage by the Turkish stricken bulk carrier the Seli One. The birds are being cleaned and will be returned to the wild after recuperating.