Our March newsletter features an introduction from our new Volunteer Co-ordinator, the latest trapping results, an update on myrtle rust, news from our trapping workshop, kōkako stories from Pureora and our usual kōkako kōrero, and a new volunteer highlight section.
Biodiversity update: Kōkako in Pureora. A note from Programme Manager Sam who attended the recent (March 2021) event to celebrate 2000 breeding pairs of kōkako in Aotearoa! Hear about what inspired her, and check out a poster that summarises kōkako at the Ark in the Park, including stories from volunteers.
Our February newsletter features the latest trapping and pest monitoring results, the first sighting of myrtle rust within the Ark, a summary of recent research about pet cats, wasps and biocontrol agents, our kōkako kōrero, and gorgeous photos of our native pepeketua/Hochstetter frog & kōkako chicks.