Critter of the Week the bar-tailed godwit


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Doc's Nicola Toki tells us about this week's critter is the bar-tailed godwit. A migratory bird that holds the record for the longest non-stop flight from Alaska to NZ. They can be spotted in estuaries and sandy/muddy coastal areas of NZ from September to March each year.

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