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A fur seal enjoying the rain. The adolescent males chill at Milford Sound until they’re big enough to hold their own against the mature males to look for a mate. Lots of hormones and teenage seal angst one would guess.
Don’t go chasing waterfalls...they might chase you right back

December 14th 2019
When traveling around New Zealand, if you could choose what creature to be you’d definitely be a bird. Firstly because ,until humans arrived in NZ (about 1000 years ago), there were no land mammals which meant that the birds had no predators; despite the introduction of various animals, which have all later been regretted, they are still ruling the roost - if you’ll pardon the pun. Secondly, a ... read more
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New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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