Tag Archives: glacier

Biodiversity challenge – Kea

Kea aura
Kea, New Zealand

Kea, South Island, New Zealand. ©Tim Knight

Glacier cool,
Ice-axe sharp,
Keratin tough:
The unmistakable
Green, gold and scarlet
Psittacine starlet.
Twenty-four carat
Quintessence of parrot.

© Tim Knight and timknightwriter, 2014