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Bar- tailed Godwit

Amazing bird bar-tailed Godwit flies 11,000 km nonstop from Alaska to New Zealand

Is it possible to fly 11,000 km without a single break? Yes, The bar-tailed godwit makes it possible by consuming only 0.41 percent of its body weight each hour during its eight-day-long flight. The bar-tailed godwit commences the eight-day journey from Alaska to New Zealand on every autumn.The bird flies non-stop, without once breaking the […]