Kākāpō wins Bird of the Year 2020

Kākāpō wins Bird of the Year 2020

In the third most-anticipated and most-watched election this year, New Zealand’s moss-coloured flightless parrot has made history by climbing to the top spot for the second time in Forest & Bird’s annual Te Manu Rongonui o Te Tau/Bird of the Year competition....
Hunters back kārearea for Bird of the Year

Hunters back kārearea for Bird of the Year

The country’s hunting community is supporting the kārearea/NZ falcon in this year’s Bird of the Year competition following a poll run by the Game Animal Council (GAC), the NZ Deerstalkers Association (NZDA), and Hunters for Conservation. An overwhelming 62% chose the...