17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Wild and free Takahe on Montutapu Island.
A stunning capture of a wild and free female Takahe as she roams here territory on an Island in New Zealand. Once believed to be an extinct species, Takahe are now actively protected and slowly being reintroduced to New Zealand Islands.
|Photo Location:||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Copyright:||© Kaila Ritchie|