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The seabird capital of the world, home to kiwis, Yellow-eyed Penguins and the Kea, the world’s only alpine parrot.

Critically Endangered Takahe Released onto Auckland Island

One of New Zealand’s rarest native birds, the takahē, has been released on Motutapu Island in the heart of Auckland. There are only 260 takahē in the world and nine were released on Motutapu Island. Motutapu is a pest free island half an hour by ferry from downtown Auckland. Takahē were once widespread throughout New […]