Tiakina Ngā Manu operations 2019/20
Stay up to date with the latest Tiakina Ngā Manu operations to protect our native species.
Native species monitoring results
Monitoring of Tiakina Ngā Manu activites show at-risk species are protected and able to grow their populations.
Threatened populationsThese species are highly susceptible to attack and have been targeted for protection.
Measuring a mega mastNew Zealand’s beech and rimu forests are producing large amounts of seed in 2019. It’s being called a mega mast (seeding).
Predator plague cycle
In 2019 heavy forest seeding could lead to a rapid increase in predator numbers, threatening the survival of native species.