Rare New Zealand parakeet born


From Wildlife Extra:

December 2010. Conservationists at Wellington’s world-renowned wildlife sanctuary, Zealandia, are celebrating the first successful fledging of a wild red-crowned parakeet (kakariki) chick in the city in at least 100 years.

Parakeet count: here.

Stewart island kakarikis: here.

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