MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement
Headline: Photo of the week: Kākāpō
Today’s photo is of one of New Zealand’s unique treasures, the kākāpō.
Kākāpō are listed internationally as a critically endangered species with fewer than 160 known surviving birds.
Kākāpō Recovery has partnered with FLOAT- For Love Of All Things to help with kākāpō conservation.
One of a kind kākāpō t-shirts designed by The Original Thread’s Mel Paul are available this week only on the FLOAT website. For every item sold FLOAT will donate $8 USD to the Kākāpō Recovery Team.
Donations will help in a range of areas, including purchasing essential field and scientific equipment, providing supplementary feed to support breeding birds and to support our on-going research efforts.