Kōkako summary for 2020-21

Kōkako summary for 2020-21

Image above: chick GM-RY, the first chick fledged this season by Ātaahua & Kapua. Photographer: Grant Capill. The 2020-21 season saw 6 new members of our kōkako whānau from our 6 monitored pairs, as well as unknown number of other chicks from our un-monitored...
April & May 2021 Biosecurity update

April & May 2021 Biosecurity update

While baiting was on hold during wasp season, our tenacious trappers continued to service their lines and protect the Ark from pests. Below we share the latest trapping results, pest monitoring results, and share some news from our trial traps.   Baiting, the...
April 2021 Induction session & Ark BBQ

April 2021 Induction session & Ark BBQ

Photo above: Keen volunteers at our April 2021 induction session. Photographer: Karen Davis (front). It was at the first induction session since going into a state of lockdown, that fifteen new volunteers were welcomed into the Ark family for a day of field...

Ark in the Park is located in the Waitākere Ranges, which are currently closed to minimise the spread of kauri dieback disease.