23 Apr 2016

Birds: Weka

From This Way Up, 1:45 pm on 23 April 2016

Weka Photo: (Flickr user Sid Mosdell CC BY 2.0)

Hugh Robertson is one of the authors of The Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand. We recently hopped on a boat to Kapiti Island with him on the hunt for the curious weka; it looks a bit like a brown chicken and is part of the rail family.