North island kakaImage: © Sabine Bernert.
From albatrosses to yellowheads you can learn more about some of New Zealand's native birds.
Known for its dawn chorus, the New Zealand bush at one time pulsed with the sound of native birds.
New Zealand is considered the seabird capital of the world, with remarkable and unique seabirds.
Many New Zealand bird species live around our wetlands and rivers.
Listen to and download recordings of songs and calls of New Zealand birds.
One of our bird experts discusses the features of various New Zealand birds in a series of Radio New Zealand interviews.
Learn what makes New Zealand birds so unusual and what's being done to preserve them.
See which birds are Nationally Critical, Nationally Endangered and Nationally Vulnerable in the New Zealand Threat Classification System.
Learn how to plan and plant a garden to attract native birds.
The bird count method involves staying still for 5 minutes recording all birds seen or heard.
We coordinate the banding of birds within New Zealand. Find out why it’s important to band birds, what to do if you find a banded bird, and how to become a certified bander.