Excitement as second baby tuatara appears

Submitted by shelley.fischer on Sun, 18/07/2010 - 11:20

For only the second time in more than 200 years, a baby tuatara has been spotted on the mainland, leading experts to believe there could be more breeding in Wellington.

EXCITING FIND: A baby tuatara at Zealandia is a breakthrough for the species' breeding on the mainland - it's believed to be the second seen in 200 years.

Read more in the Dominion Post.