11 October 2008

Dabchick at Pohangina

NZ dabchick, Pohangina wetlands
New Zealand dabchick (weweia; Poliocephalus rufopectus); Pohangina wetlands. Open since 22 December 2005, the wetlands cover 6 hectares (ca. 15 acres) and provide a haven for many species of birds, including the uncommon endemic dabchick.

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