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The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover?

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement

Headline: The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover?

During two weeks in May, seven juvenile shore plover/tūturuatu were translocated to Waikawa Island off Mahia Peninsula. This was the last of two translocation for the year. Local biodiversity ranger Helen Jonas explains what’s involved in keeping this population of rare birds going. 

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