Story: Ngā manu – birds

Bird calls: North Island brown kiwi (1st of 3)

Listen to the call of the North Island brown kiwi.

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Sound files from Birds of New Zealand. Compact disc. © Viking Sevenseas NZ (P O Box 152, Paraparaumu), 1980. All rights reserved. Images supplied by Carl Walrond, Department of Conservation, Natural Sciences Image Library of New Zealand.

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How to cite this page:

Kelly Keane, 'Ngā manu – birds - Birds’ names', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/natural-sounds/12179/bird-calls-north-island-brown-kiwi (accessed 21 August 2019)

Story by Kelly Keane, published 24 Sep 2007, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2015