Kokako nesting again


It’s that time of the year again, spring and the kokako are frisky so you know what that means – it’s time to look for nests.

Our kokako expert and champion nest finder, Gaye had a very productive weekend and found 2 nests. One of them appeared to have chicks already and was the nest of the birds who successfully fledged a chick last season. The other nest is in the final stages of construction. Gaye happened upon a bird collecting nesting material, ponga scales and dead kiekie fronds. Talk about luck!

Watch this space for updates.

You can read about my adventures trying to find nests last season here:

Following kokako
Danger in the Bush
Following kokako
Following Kokako
Following Kokako
Following kokako


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