Mount Taranaki Kiwi Survey

Project Overview

How are our kiwi faring in Egmont National Park? Has the Egmont National Park Kiwi Conservation Programme successfully increased North Island brown kiwi numbers and survival?

Students, conservationists and trampers investigate this together.


Taranaki Conservationists, New Plymouth Tramping Club, Taranaki Alpine Club, Ngaere School, Forest & Bird, North Taranaki branch, Mangorei and Maude Tracks trapping group, Taranaki Regional Council, Jess Scrimgeour, DOC, Massey University.

A map to show where kiwi have been seen in Taranaki in the past.

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