FEATHERY FRIDAY # 66

FEATHERY FRIDAY #66

We’re off to the Land Down Under to meet today’s giant bird! Grab your back packs and some snacks and let’s get moving to meet…

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MEET THE EMU!

emus   Range/Habitat: Australia/ forests, scrub

   Diet: Omnivore: seeds, berries, insects

   Length/Weight: 5-6 ½ ft/ 66-130 lbs

   Conservation Status: common

 

 

Fun Facts:

  • Emus are the largest birds in Australia.
  • They are flightless.
  • Emus have 3 toed feet.
  • Emus have fur like feathers.
  • They can run up to 31 mph.
  • They live in flocks.

Emus are giant birds with big feet that are made for running! They are so funny looking too! We just love Emus! How about you?

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Categories: adventure, Animals, birds, Children, conservation, education, Environment, nature, science, wildlife | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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2 thoughts on “FEATHERY FRIDAY # 66

  1. Don’t feel sad, Emu. I am flightless, too! Walking is fine with me.

    Love and licks,
    Cupcake

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