18 Jan 2020

Dave Bryden - moving kokako to a safer home

From The Weekend, 9:06 am on 18 January 2020

It is without doubt one of the most haunting of our bird calls - that of the North Island kōkako, less poetically also known as the blue-wattled crow. 

Ecologist and kokāko specialist Dave Bryden is heavily involved in recent translocations in Taranaki and after several years he's able to assess if it's succeeding in establishing viable populations.