Kōrero: Bird migration

The Rakaia riverbed (1 o 3)

The Rakaia riverbed

The wrybill and a number of other New Zealand waders breed in the wide, open riverbeds of Canterbury, Otago and Southland. They migrate north to feed at coastal sites for the rest of the year.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10031032
Photograph by Dick Veitch

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Christina Troup, 'Bird migration - Migration within New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/7228/the-rakaia-riverbed (accessed 22 September 2020)

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