TIL The absence of land mammals in New Zealand allowed birds to become dominant, and with fewer threats from predators many species became flightless. NZ is home to the most flightless birds having 16 out of the 60 species worldwide. by whatilearned September 4, 2021, 6:05 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecological_island What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote absenceallowedbirdsdominantflightlesshomelandmammalspredatorsspeciesthreatsTILToday I learnedworldwidezealand See more Previous article I have no point in gaming with someone who blindly follows one path Next article Another r/teenagers post One Comment Leave a Reply So the dinosaurs are holding out hope in New Zealand, eh? Hopefully we have a nuke or two aimed over there just in case… Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.