Archives For Native animals

As Bird of the Year comes to a close, we sit down for a post election reflection interview with 2019 BOTY champ – the hoiho/yellow-eyed penguin.

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In this journal we talk to recently retired backcountry legend, Ken McNamara, about his massive contribution to the whio programme as a trapper.

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In the last episode, we described the planning that went into the recent 1080 operation to protect kiwi chicks at Shy lake and beyond. The next step was to monitor the results – how successful were we at controlling stoats? Time to run some tracking tunnels.

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