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Urban Kororā Cam Shares Secret Lives Of World’s Smallest Penguin

Wednesday, 9 June 2021, 5:15 am | Urban Wildlife Trust

Urban Wildlife Trust and NIWA have launched a new Kororā Cam experience, so viewers can learn about the secret lives of the world’s smallest penguin. Kororā (little blue penguin) are found around New Zealand’s coasts and grow to about 35cm tall. ... More >>

Kererū Numbers Soar To New Heights

Tuesday, 29 September 2020, 1:13 pm | Urban Wildlife Trust

Organisers of the Great Kererū Count are thrilled with how many participants took part in this year’s Count and the number of kererū observations made. Whether it is because people are more tuned into nature following Covid lockdown, or if it’s ... More >>

14248 kererū counted in nationwide citizen science survey

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 12:55 pm | Urban Wildlife Trust

This week New Zealand citizen scientists made over 6,700 observations of kererū. This year’s Count had broader reach than last year, with observations from Kaitaia to Rakiura/Stewart Island and everywhere in between, and a total of 14,248 kererū ... More >>

Great Kererū Count 2019

Monday, 16 September 2019, 4:53 pm | Urban Wildlife Trust

Kererū continue to win the hearts of New Zealanders, voted as last year's Bird of the Year, and now about to be counted by thousands of people as part of the Great Kererū Count. More >>