Gunnera (Chilean rhubarb) is slowly spreading to our native forests, stream banks, roadsides, and pasture. Our native plants can’t compete with this large leaved invader, so it’s time to say goodbye to Gunnera.
Cleaning windows must be one of the most dreaded household tasks. If you manage to keep your windows sparkling clean, well done! But those clear kitchen window presents a bit of a hazard for our feathered friends.
To celebrate the Chinese New Year our staff in Auckland recently attended the local Chinese New Year Festival and Market Day.
Research Assistant Crystal Brindle has followed the rock wren/tuke in to the alpine zone at Lake Roe to monitor the nesting success of this endangered native bird.
It’s Valentine’s Day and we’re reflecting on the life and times of Nigel, the gannet whose tumultuous love affair with a concrete bird made headlines around the world.