Maui’s Dolphin

the Maui’s dolphin or cephalorhynchus hectori maui is New Zealands most endangered species of marine dolphins and with only 100 individuals left it is no surprise that their status is critically endangered. This means that they are at a extremely high risk of becoming extinct. And also since there is only very few breeding females the […] Read more »

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Meerkat

Meerkats unlike there name suggests, they do not belong to the cat family. The in fact belong to a classification  called mammals, however their species actually belong to the mongoose family. They live in small “mobs” or “clans” that usually consist of  about 20 individuals, however some families can grow to be as big as 40 individuals!, […] Read more »

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Mutton bird

The mutton bird belongs to a group of birds called petrels. They are found ( in New Zealand ) In the winter they fly to the North Pacific, and when it is around September they can be found flying South down our coasts, they will usually reach their breeding grounds by the end of this […] Read more »

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