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Weekly Review No. 437 - Ornithology ... Notornis Expedition

Short Film (Full Length) – 1950

Attempts to preserve the notornis could be justified by its beautiful colour alone.
– The narrator provides a 1950s conservation perspective
The number of birds in existence is probably less than 50 ... it's days were surely numbered, but with the help being given it, the notornis may even yet win the grim battle for survival.
– The narrator on the takahē's hopes