A Royal end to kiwi month

October was kiwi month and our project had a very exciting event to mark the occasion! Click on the link to read all about our new kiwi chick Tihei and how he received his special name:  https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/108251952/Prince-Harry-officially-names-a-Taranaki-kiwi

RIP Maru

Losing a member of our kiwi family was never going to be easy and especially when they have been a part our project story for a very long time. Sadly, Maru, one of the oldest birds we monitor was discovered dead by Bob last Tuesday. Our kiwi expert Sid Marsh has estimated he was probably

Staggering results for our kiwi population!

We have had the official report of our kiwi population survey and the results have blown us away! With and estimated 880 pair of Adult kiwi and 1,000 juvenile kiwi’s in our kiwi project area we certainly have reached our target!  It’s time to celebrate! Read the article written by Taranaki Daily newspaper here: http://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/news/92761362/kiwi-survey-in-taranaki-returns-staggering-results