Kōrero: Wading birds

Waders that occasionally visit New Zealand (3 o 3)

These waders have been recorded in New Zealand, but fewer than five individuals visit each year. Most are migrants to Australia from the northern hemisphere. They may have reached New Zealand by joining a flock of another species that was en route to New Zealand, or by being blown off course during a storm, or simply by losing their way.

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Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Source: New Zealand Birds Online

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Gerard Hutching, 'Wading birds - New Zealand’s wading birds', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/9377/waders-that-occasionally-visit-new-zealand (accessed 14 June 2024)

He kōrero nā Gerard Hutching, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2015