Young Kakapo recovering at wildlife ward - Massey University
The Kakapo Parrot-Population 120 [CR]. Also known as the Owl Parrot, is the heaviest parrot in the world. (up to 7.9 pounds) can live 80 years. Two other features make it extraordinary; it is also the only flightless parrot and the only nocturnal parrot known to man. Native to New Zealand, Never before has technology played such a pivotal role in bringing an animal back from the brink of extinction.
Kakapo Manuka Print — Rachel Walker
Limited edition (100) 'Kakapo Manuka' giclee print on textured german cotton paper, flat packaged with card and cellophane, signed and numbered. 45cm tall. *If you are not quite sure that this is the print for you and you want to see it in your house, I am happy to refund you the purchase price if
New Zealand: Earth’s Mythical Islands - in pictures
A new three-part part series from the BBC’s Natural History Unit, narrated by actor Sam Neill, showcases the island chain’s rich, intriguing wildlife that has resulted from 80 million years of isolation
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The Dodo serves up emotionally and visually compelling, highly sharable animal-related stories and videos to help make caring about animals a viral cause.
Loud, grumpy parrot is back from the brink of extinction, and it wants to have sex with your head
The kakapo parrot is back from the brink of extinction, and it wants to have sex with your head. Grist
Meet these 30 obscure animals you probably haven't heard of | Science 101
As a child, you’re taught your zebras and your elephants. You learn your lions from your tigers. But with about a million known animal species on earth, your parents probably left out a few. These animals are just some of the obscure animals that most people don’t know about. From a living dinosaur to a supermodel wolf, these animals are cute and beautiful and downright weird. One animal is possibly the most trafficked animal in the world, while another is used for making very expensive…