Bar-tailed godwits heading to New Zealand

A new batch of bar-tailed godwits are on their way to New Zealand.  These birds follow in the esteemed wake of 'E7' - a legendary godwit - that holds the world record for the longest non-stop flight from Alaska to New Zealand. 

RNZ

Last updated on 15 September 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
New Zealand
Region: 
Oceania
Species: 
Limosa lapponica
Species group: 
Birds