Weka facts for kids
|In the South Island, New Zealand|
A weka is a flightless bird in the rail family. It is endemic to New Zealand. There are four subspecies. Weka are sturdy brown birds, about the size of a chicken. They feed mainly on invertebrates and fruit.
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A buff weka at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve, Christchurch, New Zealand
Weka Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.