Archives for: "April 2005"

Eradication from Tiritiri Matangi Island (1993)

April 19th, 2005
In a paper by C. R. Veitch from the Department of Conservation, there is discusion of the eradication of Kiore from Tititiri Matangi Island. Full abstract included Abstract: Tiritiri Matangi Island (220 ha) is 25 km north of Auckland City in the H… more »

Seabird begins to bounce back on Little Barrier

April 19th, 2005
A year ago life for Cook’s petrel chicks on Little Barrier (Hauturu) was bleak and short lived. Now, less than a year after the operation to rid the island of rats, most chicks have survived to fly from their burrows. Monitoring this summer has show… more »