Sergey Lim "Crashing At The Reef" - oil, canvas http://www.russianfineart.co/catalog/prod.php?productid=18249
E. John Robinson: painter of the seas
New Zealand Bellbird
New Zealand Kea ~ By Ed Janwattana - these birds are famous on the ski slopes for pecking at your ski boots and stealing your French fries!
Male Rifleman, New Zealand's smallest bird
a tui, also known as a parson bird // the Kōwhai is a small tree with bright golden flowers, native to NZ and unofficially the national flower // photo by mike brebner
The Kea in full flight. Beautiful feathers under its wings. NZ parrot.
Kakapo Parrot. One of the rarest birds of all is New Zealand's kakapo. Only 124 animals remain in the wild—the species has been largely wiped out by introduced predatory mammals such as feral cats.
National Geographic / The Kakapo (Māori: kākāpō, meaning night parrot), Strigops Habroptila, also called Owl Parrot, is a species of large, flightless nocturnal parrot endemic to New Zealand. Critically endangered, only 62 are known to be alive.