The Flight of the Godwit – Science Express

Every spring, bar-tailed godwits make the 11,000-kilometre journey from Alaska to New Zealand. Phil Battley talks birds and migration in this month’s Science Express.

Recorded in November 2012 as part of Te Papa’s Science Express programme.

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Bar-tailed godwit – find out more on NZ Birds Online

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