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Friday, 23 October 2015

NZ Native Animal Report

WALT:Walt: Report factual information about a New Zealand Native Animal or Creature

Here are some facts about Native kiwis. Kiwi have only 25 to 50 years of life if they continue to die more.


Habitat:
They are found in many different places such as shrubs, rough, farmland, plantation forests,sand dunes, snowy tussocks, forest or the jungles.They especially like places with wetland and where trees that has river edge.


Description:
They have two legs, one long break with a nostrils at the end,  two eyes, coloured brown. There fur look’s like hair. Kiwi are honorary mammals animal. Kiwi are the only bird in the world that has a nostril at the end of it beak that help them smell and look for food.

Characteristics:
kiwi are shy, animal that sleep during the day and go hunting during the night they are called nocturnal.


Diet:
Kiwi eats seed, grubs and many varieties of worms. They also may eat fruit, small crayfish, eels and amphibians.


Interesting facts:
Kiwi predators are stoats, ferrets, weasels,  rats, cat, dog and possums. Sometimes kiwis accidentally get ran over from vehicle.
The kiwi is a national symbol







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