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Individual Methods for
The methods outlined in this section relate to
features of enclosure construction and layout which may be used to enhance the living
conditions of animals, including the use of shelter areas, vegetation, viewing platforms
and climbing structures.
||Produce a jet or fine mist of
||Increase humidity and lower
temperature to help keep the birds cool during the summer to prevent heat stress, and to
provide a mobile source of interest.
||Easy method of keeping the
||Must check to ensure that young
chicks do not become waterlogged and cold if left exposed on the nest.
||Set up enough sprinklers so that
the whole enclosure can be reached by them.
||King Penguins prefer a fine mist
spray, but have chosen a nesting area which is out of reach of the mist sprayers in the
||Whenever weather is hot or very
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