Kakapo: The Bird That Doesn’t Know How To Fly | Wild Things

Find out the truth behind all of the Kakapos’ strange behaviours, from their unusual mating rituals to their inability to fly. Watch the full documentary:

Programme website: Tree climbing is tricky for the kakapo, the world’s heaviest and only flightless parrot.

Too heavy and short winged to get airborne, New Zealand’s kakapo parrot climbs trees instead! Visit for all the latest animal news and wildlife videos BBC Earth Facebook.

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