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fullmetal-ravioli: “ The kakapo is a critically endangered species of large, flightless, nocturnal, ground-dwelling parrot of the super-family Strigopoidea endemic to New Zealand. Flightless Parrot, Kakapo Parrot, Parrot Pet, Parrot Toys, Cute Birds, Little Birds, Endangered Species, Bird Feathers, Beautiful Birds

Young Kakapo recovering at wildlife ward - Massey University

Vets hope a young Kakapo being treated at the Massey University Wildlife Ward can be returned to the wild next week.

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Sirocco Kākāpō on Twitter

“Boom! Hope you had a wonderful Easter weekend, from me and all my kākāpō pals”

25 Rare Animals That Seem to Come From Another World – Animal species extinction is an evident and disastrous problem the world is facing nowadays due to human… Parrot Drawing, Parrot Painting, Especie Animal, Post Animal, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Rare Animals, Animals And Pets, Beautiful Birds

Here Are The 100 Most Endangered Birds In The World

The Dodo serves up emotionally and visually compelling, highly sharable animal-related stories and videos to help make caring about animals a viral cause.

The world's fattest parrot, the critically endangered kakapo, has enjoyed a record breaking breeding season, New Zealand scientists said on Thursday. Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Kakapo Parrot, Flightless Parrot, Unique Animals, Cute Animals, Bird Barn, Barn Owls, Nocturnal Birds

Kakapow! Rare world's fattest parrot has record breeding season

The world's fattest parrot, the critically endangered kakapo, has enjoyed a record breaking breeding season, New Zealand scientists said Thursday, with climate change possibly aiding the species' unique mating spree. Less than 50 years after the flightless nocturnal bird was thought to have

The world's fattest parrot, the critically endangered kakapo, has enjoyed a record breaking breeding season, New Zealand scientists said on Thursday. Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Kakapo Parrot, Flightless Parrot, Unique Animals, Cute Animals, Bird Barn, Barn Owls, Nocturnal Birds

Kakapow! Rare world's fattest parrot has record breeding season

The world's fattest parrot, the critically endangered kakapo, has enjoyed a record breaking breeding season, New Zealand scientists said Thursday, with climate change possibly aiding the species' unique mating spree. Less than 50 years after the flightless nocturnal bird was thought to have

“We were hoping to have juvenile back home on Whenua Hou this week, but she needs to stay longer at for further monitoring. It's been a long road to recovery, and we're amazed she's got this far. Awesome pic by Lydia Uddstrom. Flightless Parrot, Kakapo Parrot, Zoo Animals, Animals And Pets, Cute Animals, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Beyond The Sea, Creature Feature

Dr Andrew Digby on Twitter

“We were hoping to have #kakapo juvenile Esperance-2-B-19 back home on Whenua Hou this week, but she needs to stay longer at @AucklandZoo for further monitoring. It's been a long road to recovery, and we're amazed she's got this far. Awesome pic by Lydia Uddstrom. #kakapo2019”

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Decoding kākāpō

In a world first, the entire genome of every individual of the kākāpō species will be sequenced, giving researchers the ‘code’ to all living birds (and a few long-dead ones, too). This is vital information in the quest to solve the kākāpō’s biggest problems, granting the world’s weirdest parrot its best chance at long-term survival.

Amorous chap Sirocco was given the title of Official Spokesbird for Conservation by New Zealand Prime Minister John Key in 23 Things You Didn't Know About The Flightless Parrot Facing Extinction Flightless Parrot, Kakapo Parrot, Animals And Pets, Cute Animals, Wild Animals, Bird Barn, Barn Owls, Budgies, Parrots

Amorous chap Sirocco was given the title of Official Spokesbird for Conservation by New Zealand Prime Minister John Key in 2010.

As Official Spokesbird, Sirocco tweets and Facebooks with the assistance of a human intermediary.

A group of kakapo will have their genomes sequenced in the hope it will improve the birds’ genetic diversity. Parakeets, Parrots, Genome Sequencing, Animal 2, Weird And Wonderful, Beautiful Birds, Diversity, Kiwi, Funny Animals

Kakapo Genome Sequencing a Whole Lot of Help

A group of kakapo will have their genomes sequenced in the hope it will improve the birds’ genetic diversity.

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Kakapo Recovery on Instagram: “Kākāpō Alison who once suffered from a fractured leg stares disapprovingly at the rangers that have visited to perform a routine health…”

5,004 Likes, 75 Comments - Kakapo Recovery (@kakapo_recovery) on Instagram: “Kākāpō Alison who once suffered from a fractured leg stares disapprovingly at the rangers that…”

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A Breeding Breakthrough for New Zealand's Chubby Night Parrot - Atlas Obscura Animals And Pets, Cute Animals, Strange Animals, Chubby, What Is A Bird, Wale, Great White Shark, Animal 2, Endangered Species

A Breeding Breakthrough for New Zealand's Chubby Night Parrot

Chicks born by artificial insemination offer new hope for the endangered kākāpō.

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