Story: Bird migration

Learning about migration

Learning about migration

These pupils of Kaiaua School on the Firth of Thames received gifts of carved birds from schools in Brisbane, Australia and Narashino in Japan, which are along the migratory route known as the East Asian–Australasian Flyway. Schools exchanged information about the birds and the feeding sites they use.

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New Zealand Herald
Reference: 20 October 2004 (NZH-1000695)
Photograph by Glenn Jeffrey

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Christina Troup, 'Bird migration - International arrivals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/7220/learning-about-migration (accessed 3 April 2020)

Story by Christina Troup, published 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2015