Native Pigeons

New Zealand pigeons are beautiful birds that are big, plump, colourful and look like they’re wearing white singlets. I spotted these pigeons feeding, up high in an elm tree, when we were last in Dunedin Botanic Garden, New Zealand. Photos taken by Liz 26 September 2020

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FIVE pigeons in above photo – can you spot them? Click x2 on photo to enlarge

New Zealand pigeons are also called kererū or Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae


Text and photos by Liz; Exploring Colour (2020)
keyword: kereru

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