Archives For Fiordland Kiwi Diaries

It’s been a while since our last update and the human world has changed. But in the wilds of Fiordland, things carry on as usual. Our native wildlife still go about their lives and many of them still face a struggle for existence against the onslaught of introduced predators.

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Join us for our 24th Fiordland Kiwi Diaries entry as we follow ranger Louise McLaughlin in her annual transmitter change mahi for some of our adult tokoeka, before Alert Level 4 lock down.

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The first clutch of this season’s tokoeka nests has finished at Shy Lake and seven chicks hatched in our monitored nests. As usual, we were down after dark in many layers of clothing, flask of tea by our side and head-torch at the ready, waiting for the young chicks to come out.

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