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SPOTTED SHAG

THE SPOTTED SHAG (parekareka) is a largely marine-based cormorant that can be found roosting on cliff edges. It spends a lot of its time at sea diving for food and can hold its breath for up to 70 seconds.

CONSERVATION STATUS:

Endemic (occurring only in New

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