Photo Credit: Brittany Steff, Smithsonian's National Zoo.
Double the kiwi, double the cuteness! The National Zoo’s first kiwi chick this year hatched between 5 and 6 a.m. March 7, 2012. Zoo geneticists will be able to determine the chick’s sex in the next week. Older sister Omana was born in December 2011. Stay tuned for updates!
You can also watch the chick on the Zoo's kiwi cam and read an update
from Kiwi Keeper Kathy Brader: