Nature: Land of the Kiwi (1991)

Genres - Nature  |   Sub-Genres - Animals, Natural Environments  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |  
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New Zealand is home to a number of unusual animals that may hold keys to the evolution of land creatures. Nature: Land of the Kiwi presents a look at plants and animals that do not exist anywhere else, including the kauri tree, thought to be a relic from Gondwanan times when there were giant land masses instead of individual continents. Moas live here, along with wrybills, takahe, kea, a parrot that has been known to attack sheep, and, perhaps better known, the kiwi.

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environmentalism, natural-wonders, nature