**Kakapo - One of the rarest birds of all is New Zealand's kakapo. which is flightless Only 124 animals remain in the wild—the species has been largely wiped out by introduced predatory mammals such as feral cats.
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Birds don't only fly, they run, they jump, they dive, they swim, and occasionally, they even dance – as this red-crowned crane is doing, in this remarkable image taken in China.
Kaka • New Zealand Bush Parrot by Rex Homan, Māori artist (KR71205)
Medium: kauri, metal connections, aluminum / painted fibre board MDF base. Size: 11 x 8 x 5 inches (H. 18 inches incl. base). Once plentiful, this large dull coloured native bush parrot is now fairly rare in both the North and South Islands of New Zealand. The name Kaka is a Māori language word meaning "parrot.
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Te Anau-Milford Sound Highway - Kea bird staring at the camera :)
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