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“Majestic Tui of New Zealand @MarionSpekker @huskorkut @beatshoney @DinaLegay @helenmt53 @cazalilla2014 @36Doris77”
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Tui are considered to be very intelligent, much like parrots. They also resemble parrots in their ability to clearly imitate human speech, and were trained by Māori chiefs to replicate complex speeches. Tui are also known for their noisy, unusual call, different for each individual, that combine bellbird-like notes with clicks, cackles, timber-like creaks and groans, and wheezing sounds. Song birds have two voiceboxes and this is what enables them to perform such a myriad of vocalisations…
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Resplendent Tui from New Zealand ~ https://www.facebook.com/122231321205229/photos/a.122232281205133.25098.122231321205229/122232284538466/?type=3
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Tous les ans depuis 2005, les néo-zélandais élisent leur "oiseau de l'année". Imaginée par l'organisation "Forest and bird", cette élection qui se fait via un système de votes en ligne, vise à sensibiliser à la protection des oiseaux. Les résultats
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Bring in the Birds Birds are a wonderful addition to the garden. Whether it’s their chirpy birdsong which helps you rise in the morning or...
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