Congratulations to the kākāpō – New Zealand Bird of the Year 2020

Published: 23-Nov-2020

This is an unprecedented second win for the flightless parrot in what is always a hotly debated contest.

Photo: Chris Birmingham, 2012. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository

New Zealand Geographic is great source if you want to find out more about New Zealand’s native birds – it provides access to an archive of magazine articles, documentary films and stunning photography.

For plenty of reading material of the kākāpō and other native birds check out the library catalogue.