Date: 19 August 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationConservation Minister Maggie Barry says there’s been a more than thousand percent increase in the number of kōkako in Kauri Coast forests since 1990 due to the continued use of 1080 and trapping.
Date: 22 October 2015Kōkako in Mokaihaha Ecological Area are set to flourish this year with a reduced number of predators following a pest control operation.
Date: 24 April 2015The Community Conservation Partnership Fund together with dedicated volunteer contribution has helped control predators in the Rotoehu Area, Rotorua.
Date: 05 February 2015Two rats with the potential to decimate bird populations on Mokoia Island were recently stopped in their tracks with strategically placed trapping lines on the island’s shoreline.
Date: 01 November 2014As part of Conservation Week 2014, Rotorua District Council and DOC have worked collaboratively to celebrate one of their local treasures - kōkako.
Online videos | Unit | Levels: 3-4: Explore the features of some of our most endangered birds and the recovery programmes, techniques and technology that is helping them survive.