Quickly find facts on New Zealand’s unique native birds and the introduced predators who impact them.
A great online recourse of New Zealand birds, includes description, taxonomy and YouTube links.
A digital encyclopaedia of New Zealand birds, includes great photos and bird song.
The second complete audit of the conservation status of our birds presented in 2016 classifies 59 of our birds extinct. Find out the status of your favourite bird.
To expand our knowledge about the impact that introduced mammals have in urban environments, remote cameras have been placed in multiple cities of Aotearoa, New Zealand.
They have collected over 100,000 photographs of animals and need help identifying them. Identifications will allow us to estimate the distribution and abundance of introduced mammals in cities like Wellington, Hamilton and Dunedin. Using this information action can be taken to manage urban landscapes to bring back New Zealand’s unique fauna and flora to our parks, streets and gardens.
An iOS app for bird and bird song identification.
Statistics NZ plot the distribution of native species and the change over time.
Distribution of New Zealand bats.
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