Newsletter Winter 2017

Winter has brought with it some real challenges trying to complete our kiwi field work, but with our awesome population results and now some other very exciting news to announce we are all smiles and celebrating! Read all about this inside our Winter newsletter update. Wish to stay informed the easy way?  Subscribe to our

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

Newsletter Autumn

Autumn is a busy time for the project and it has been all hands on deck with our major kiwi call survey. We are also holding a “Magical Autumn” event later in May  Click here to find out about this and more in our latest newsletter.

Newsletter December

It has been a busy year of growth and changes for the Purangi Kiwi project, and not forgetting the exciting birth of some new kiwi chicks! Click here to find out about this and more in our December newsletter.

Walkway ‘aglow’ with glow-worms

Purangi kiwi project’s new walkway will be open soon. “Thanks to a dedicated Team from ETET, contractors, volunteers and Inglewood Lions club all beavering away over the past few months we will soon be able to open the track to the public” says Karen Schumacher, Purangi kiwi project Manager. “We were also fortunate that ‘BNZ

Predator Free, Yes Please

Trap data media article August 2016 Predator free – yes please! There has been great discussion over the announcement by Prime Minister John Key that New Zealand aims to be Predator free by 2050. The Purangi kiwi project is a perfect example of what can be achieved with the dedicated efforts of the project team