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Black Petrel

Recorded at Great Barrier Island, New Zealand
Tags: new zealand, black petrel, mt hobson, great barrier island, bird

This video is about black petrels – a seabird that breeds on the top of Mount Hobson on Great Barrier Island. Learn how these relatively small birds fly as far away as Peru to find food.

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Meet the Locals is a partnership between DOC and TVNZ 6 and is distributed by Bush Telly with permission.

Network Executive Phiilipa Mossman
Producer/Director Tina McLaren
Production Manager Stewart Jomes
Production Manager Nicole Quinton
Researcher/Writer Nicola Vallance
Editor Chris Anderton
Presenter Nicola Vallance
Camera Dave Cameron
Camera Rachael Hennessey
Camera Oren Harel
Camera Dominic Fryer
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