Introduction

The kōtuku is dear to the hearts of many New Zealanders with its beautiful white plumage and elegant silhouette. The only place it breeds is at the Waitangiroto Nature Reserve on the West Coast

Highlights

This video is part of the Meet the Locals series that was originally shown on TVNZ. 

View the White heron/kōtuku video

(4 minute clip on YouTube)

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