Takahe (New Zealand Birds Series)

Takahe (New Zealand Birds Series)

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Jenny Jones writes about takahe and the special place they hold in New Zealand's stable of avifauna. Find out how and why takahe have become flightless, where they live, how they rear their babies, social groups, biology and how we can help preserve their dwindling population.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 215 x 230mm
  • Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1869485416
  • 9781869485412

Table of contents

Evolution of birds in New Zealand; Discovery of the takahe; Classifying the takahe; Operation password; Takahe biology; Takahe enemies: modern predators; Breeding; Food; Modern conservation techniques.show more