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New Zealand Falcon hen raised in captivity but can still capture live birds and rodents which venture within striking distance.

New Zealand Falcon.

Hen NZ Falcon raised in captivity but can still capture live birds and rodents which venture within striking distance.

Check out Two Tui by Greg Straight at New Zealand Fine Prints

Two Tui by Greg Straight

NZ Limited Edition PrintImage size in millimetres: 250 x 350Edition of 100 digital prints titled, signed and numbered by Greg Straight below the image in pencil.Contemporary NZ print of two tui birds perching on a stylised fern frond. The disctinctive shape of the fern frond represents new life in New Zealand art, it is the basis for the famous koru motif that recurs in Maori art and design.Like Two Tui by NZ printmaker Greg Straight? We have more prints like this one for sale in these…

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

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

Fantail (piwakawaka) ready for flight

Fantail piwakawaka Photograph at Nga Manu Images

Fantail (piwakawaka) in flight. (Rhipiduridae) Fantails use their broad tails to change direction quickly while hunting for insects, which they do in flight.

Huia - This uniquely beaked bird, once endemic to the North Island of New Zealand, became extinct in the early 20th century after museum demand for mounted specimens reached a peak. Due in part to the bird's popularity as a mascot and national symbol within New Zealand.

Huia - This uniquely beaked bird, once endemic to the North Island of New Zealand, became extinct in the early 20th century after museum demand for mounted specimens reached a peak. Due in part to the bird's popularity as a mascot and national symbol within New Zealand.

New Zealand Falcon (Falco novaeseelandiae)

New Zealand Falcon (Falco novaeseelandiae) Female New Zealand Falcon | the Internet Bird Collection | HBW Alive

New Zealand Falcon (Falco novaeseelandiae) male, by Gavin Emmons

New Zealand Falcon

New Zealand Falcon, male. North Island, New Zealand. Photo by Gavin Emmons.

T.E.R:R.A.I.N - Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network - Fantail Te Henui Walkway

Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network - Fantail (Rhipidura fuliginosa placabilis)

T.E.R:R.A.I.N - Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network