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Collection by Caitlin Mottram

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Caitlin Mottram
Albatross - The wingspans of the largest great albatrosses exceed 340 cm ft). Albatrosses have high glide ratios, around to meaning that for every meter they drop, they can travel forward 22 meters. Any Birds, Kinds Of Birds, Love Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Beautiful Pictures, Vida Animal, Wale

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Chapter 2: Albatross - The wingspans of the largest great albatrosses are the largest of any bird, exceeding 340 cm (11.2 ft). lbatross have high glide ratios, around 22:1 to 23:1, meaning that for every meter they drop, they can travel forward 22 metres.

Wandering Albatross, Kaikoura, New Zealand. They have the largest wingspans of all living birds. Vertebrates, Sea Birds, Colorful Birds, Fauna, Marine Life, My Animal, Bird Art, Beautiful Birds, Animal Kingdom

Wandering Albatross, Kaikoura, New Zealand | Kea Photography

Wandering Albatross, Kaikoura, New Zealand

Thanks to a process called de-extinction, hope is not lost for extinct animals. Here is a list of 25 extinct animals that scientists want to de-extinct: Extinct Birds, Extinct Animals, Bird Illustration, Botanical Illustration, Rainforest Birds, Bird Coloring Pages, Vintage Birds, Bird Prints, Bird Art

Callaeidae

Huia Buller - Original caption: Huia (male and female) Heteralocha acutirostris (three-fifths natural size) An illustration of a pair of Huia, a bird which went extinct in 1907 (approx). The bird in the background with the long curved beak is an adult female and the bird in the foreground is an adult male.

Under the leadership of Te Whiti and Tohu Kākahi, Parihaka Māori began a ploughing campaign in protest against European settlement on land confiscated from Māori. Nz History, History Online, The Fifth Of November, Chatham Islands, Maori People, New Zealand Landscape, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Easter Island

Parihaka

Parihaka was New Zealand's largest Maori community by 1881. Its prophets attracted followers from around the country

Maori Wahine (woman) with New Zealand Maori Jade Jewellry. The Maori call this jade Pounamu, which not only absorbs the spiritual strength of its wearer, but also has a never ending desire to return to is original home in rivers and mountains. Maori Tattoos, Maori Tattoo Frau, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoo Designs, Tattoos Skull, Sleeve Tattoos, Key Tattoos, Foot Tattoos, Borneo Tattoos

Portrait of Hinepare. a woman of the Ngati Kahungunu tribe, by Gottfried Lindauer. She wears her finery including the precious hui feathers, pounamu/greenstone hei-tiki neck pendant and seperate ear pendants of greenstone and mako shark tooth.