New project for kea conservation

New project for kea conservation

A new project has been developed to help conserve kea in the central South Alps. The project – a collaboration between the NZ Tahr Foundation, Kea Conservation Trust, and Game Animal Council – is designed so that hunters in the tahr ballot can contribute to recording...
DOC: tahr control for 2020 completed

DOC: tahr control for 2020 completed

The Department of Conservation (DOC) has completed its planned Himalayan tahr control operations within the tahr feral range for 2020. Tahr programme lead James Holborow says DOC hunters and contractors worked over four months in a range of alpine environments and...