Review a report on the translocation of Chatham Island snipe.


Twenty Chatham Island snipe (Coenocorypha pusilla) were translocated from Rangatira (South East Island) Nature Reserve to Ellen Elizabeth Preece Conservation Covenant, Pitt Island on 28 April 2008, and released in good condition.

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Published by Department of Conservation Wellington Conservancy
© Copyright 2009, New Zealand Department of Conservation
ISBN (hard copy): 978-0-478-14593-9
ISBN (web PDF): 978-0-478-14594-6


Colin Miskelly

Whare Kaupapa Atawhai / Conservation House Head Office
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Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   18 Manners Street
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Wellington 6140
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