Popular: kākāpō, kea, kiwi, morepork, pūkeko, tūī
View by habitat: forest and mountain, sea and shore, wetland and river
List of threatened NZ birds
For detailed species information, visit New Zealand Birds Online.
The Bird Identification online course will help you identify the 10 New Zealand forest birds most commonly recorded during five minute bird counts.
Learn how to plan and plant a garden to attract native birds.
The bird count method involves staying still for 5 minutes recording all birds seen or heard.
Help us improve the DOC website on mobile in less than 5 minutes.