Story: Mountains

Kea mating

Kea are the world’s most alpine parrots. They mate in the winter snow after a long and gentle courtship.

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Andy Dennis, 'Mountains - Alpine plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/14319/kea-mating (accessed 24 May 2022)

Story by Andy Dennis, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Feb 2017