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Photo by Mark Rose
The emu is the second largest living bird. It is not only flightless, but can move at speeds up to 30 miles per hour due to its powerful legs.
Height: Average 5 feet 7 inches
Seeds, fruits, flowers, young shoots, insects,small vertebrates; pebbles and charcoal to help grind up food in the stomach
Savanna or grassland, forest and scrub forest
Range in the Wild:
Listed as Least Concern.
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