Contractors unearth giant moa bones in rural South Canterbury

Contractors discovered dozens of bones from what may be the tallest bird species recorded in what has been called an increasingly rare find.

The bones of a female South Island giant moa were found with at least one bone from a much smaller male at a still-secret location in rural South Canterbury.

They were found in spoil removed from a small, deep trench dug in what was once an ancient swamp.

Read the full article

%d bloggers like this: