Natives from my home NZ

Collection by Carl Durrant

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The Flightless Kakapo::Rarest of all birds in New Zealand. The species has been largely wiped out by introduced predatory mammals, such as feral cats. Rare Birds, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Kakapo Parrot, Flightless Bird, Feral Cats

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Kakapo Recovery - The Official Site Awwwwww…hand-reared chicks from the record 2009 breeding season (36 chicks hatched, 33 survived to fledgling)… *

Tui, one of NZ's stunners, is a bird unique to New Zealand. Tūī are important pollinators of many native trees and will fly large distances, especially during winter for their favourite foods) everyday sight in my garden during spring/summer. I love Tui. Kinds Of Birds, All Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Tui Bird, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Bird Pictures

Romance under fire

Is this inspiration for a Romance Writer? - you can bet your sweet Canuck it is. This guy - an Australian...who knew they could be that heroic? (Kylie you don't need to answer that) - kissed his girlfriend as he comforted her after she got caught up in the Canadian riots. It's a moment captured in time - it's not sexual - he is absolutely, my hero! Photojournalist Richard Lam took the photo and it's gone viral. Girl - Canadian, Boy - Autralian. Gotta love the big boost the two countries have…

Tui, native NZ blue birds by Craig Fletcher. Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Tui Bird, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana

Tuis - Ceramic - Craig Fletcher. One of my favourite New Zealand birds.

Vintage botanical illustrations of native New Zealand birds. Made in UK Printed with vintage botanical illustrations of native New Zealand birds, this 100 % cotton tea towel will remind you of the Oceania exhibition every New Zealand Art, Illustration Botanique, Nz Art, Bird Poster, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Bird Prints, Illustrations, Nova Scotia

Giveaway: Native birds of New Zealand poster | Conservation blog

We have had so many great comments telling us why you want this beautiful poster. The giveaway is now closed and the winning comment (picked at random) is from Anna Margaret. Em Scott also picks up a copy for naming all of the birds. Thanks for commenting. If you’ve been following the Conservation Blog for a while […]

New Zealand Kea ~ By Ed Janwattana. This beautiful parrot is native to New Zealand, where it is listed as a Vulnerable species, threatened by predation on chicks, conflicts with humans and habitat loss. Kinds Of Birds, All Birds, Birds Of Prey, Love Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Beautiful Pictures

New Zealand Kea (Nestor notabilis) Now uncommon, the kea was once killed for bounty due to concerns by the sheep-farming community that it attacked livestock, especially sheep.