Rare

A Kākāpō Love Story

Clip: Episode 3 | 1m 51s

Scientists in New Zealand are working hard to save the kākāpō, a curious-looking parrot that seems to depend on a particular tree for mating. Learn more about the kākāpō and meet one face-to-face in RARE: CREATURES OF THE PHOTO ARK, premiering July 18 at 9/8C on PBS (check local listings). Photo by Joel Sartore

Aired: 08/01/17

Rating: NR

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RARE: CREATURES OF THE PHOTO ARK is a production of WGBH Boston and So World Media, LLC in association with National Geographic Channels, and made possible with funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, The Kendeda Fund, the Candis J. Stern Foundation, and public television viewers.