New Caledonia 50-CENTIMES (KM1) Kagu
The Kagu is endemic to New Caledonia, where it lives in the dense mountain forests. It is nearly flightless, and builds a nest of sticks on the ground. On the coin, this chicken-sized bird is seen standing on the forest floor using its wings for display. The Kagu is an endangered species.
- Diameter: 17.9 mm
- Composition: Aluminum
- CAT#: KM1