The Waitomo Glowworm Caves attraction is a cave at Waitomo on the North Island of New Zealand, known for its population of glowworms, Arachnocampa luminosa. This species is found exclusively in New Zealand. They are around the size of an average mosquito. <<~~ its the TARDIS!
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand. Many overseas visitors arrive through Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, with a third of the total population. It's worth a little time to explore before heading out fishing
New Zealand's sheep population peaked out in the year 1982 at 70.3 million. At that time, the total human population of both North and South Islands of New Zealand was 3.18 million. That works out to 22 sheep per person. McC
For the Love of Donkeys ~ Stunning Jenny and her Foal from Ponui Island, New Zealand. The island is the home of New Zealand's only feral Donkey breed, the Ponui Donkey. Donkeys were brought to the island together with other livestock from New South Wales, and a feral population established itself. The Ponui Island Donkey now has formal breed status,and some are distributed in mainland New Zealand. It is registered by the Donkey & Mule Society of New Zealand. The Ponui Don
The moa were eleven species of flightless birds endemic to New Zealand ranging in size from about the height of a chicken, to the largest species which was twelve feet tall. Most, if not all, species of moa died out due to over-hunting by the Māori and habitat decline before European discovery and settlement. Could a surviving population of gigantic birds be hiding in New Zealand? Moa sightings have occurred fairly regularly in the remotest parts of New Zealand from a variety of sources.