About the Kiwi

 

 

kiwi bird

With its hairlike feathers, almost non-existent wings, and excellent sense of smell, the kiwi is unlike any other bird. Found only in New Zealand, it is the country's national bird. New Zealanders are commonly referred to as "kiwis".

For more information about the kiwi:

Save the Kiwi Programme

A page of kiwi facts and photos

Wikipedia entry for the kiwi