Thursday, 13 March 2014

The New Zealand Kakapo, Melenaite

The New Zealand Kakapo

  • One of the world's longest living birds. They can live up to an average of 90 years to a maximum of 120.
  • The world's heaviest parrot
  • The world's only nocturnal parrot
  • A polygynous lek breeder
  • A non-flying bird
  • A parachutist from trees because it cannot fly
  • Featured in the documentary from BBC 'Last Chance To See
  • Critically endangered

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