What's the course about?
Learning about the appearance, calls, and habitat of the birds will give you more chance of accurately identifying these birds.
The 10 birds are the bellbird/korimako, silver eye, grey warbler, tomtit, chaffinch, fantail/pīwakawaka, blackbird, tūī, rifleman and New Zealand wood pigeon/kererū.
You can use the module in several different ways:
- as an initial reference tool to learn about 10 New Zealand forest birds
- as an ongoing resource to refresh your knowledge
- as a resource to check your understanding
This is a free online course. It takes about 5–10 minutes per bird to complete.
Who is it for?
Anyone who has an interest in native birds.
Note: Certificates are not issued on completion of the course.
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Note: If you're having trouble with access, try swapping index.html for DOC_GUI.swf in the web address.
Start Identifying New Zealand Forest Birds online course