IntroductionKākāpō Recovery combines the efforts of scientists, rangers, volunteers and donors to protect the critically endangered kākāpō.
There are only 248 kākāpō alive today.
Adopt a kākāpōKākāpō adoptions make great gifts – you'll receive a soft toy, personalised certificate, bookmarks and stickers. You'll also be contributing to the conservation of this unique species.
Kākāpō Cam: Live streamThe Kākāpō Cam chicks have now fledged and left their nest on Whenua Hou/Codfish Island.
Kākāpō125+ gene sequencingWe’re sequencing the genomes of all living kākāpō to assist conservation. Apply to use the data in your own research.
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Kākāpō Recovery brochure (PDF, 2,891K)