Introduction

Get the status of Battle for our Birds pest control operations on public conservation land in 2016 and 2017.

See a map of proposed sites for Battle for our Birds 2016 (PDF, 1,125K)

Types of operations:

Confirmed operations
SiteRegionEstimated hectaresStatus

Kahurangi

Map (PDF, 1,364K)

Cobb map (JPG, 252K)

Northern South Island/
Western South Island
300,000

Oparara block completed: 1080 applied on 22 September 2016


Kakapo block completed: 1080 applied on 23 September 2016


Wangapeka block completed: 1080 applied on 22 October 2016


Cobb block completed: 1080 applied on 24 November 2016


Parapara block completed: 1080 applied on 25 February 2017

 

Gouland block completed: 1080 applied on 27 February 2017

Okarito
Map (PDF, 4,364K)

Western South Island 10,067 Completed: 1080 applied on 19 September 2016
Mokihinui
Map (PDF, 5,057K)
Western South Island
37,750 Completed: 1080 applied on 2 December 2016
Landsborough
Map (PDF, 6,654K)
Western South Island
28,283
Completed: 1080 applied on 1 December 2016
Haast True Left
Map (PDF, 5,421K)
Western South Island 9,632 Completed: 1080 applied on 1 December 2016

Te Maruia
Map (PDF, 4,909K) 

Western South Island 29,335 Completed: 1080 applied on 21 November 2016
Haast Range Arawhata
Map (JPG, 521K)
Western South Island 31,516 Completed: 1080 applied on 31 August 2016
Abbey Rocks
Map (JPG, 389K)
Western South Island 15,312 Completed: 1080 applied on 31 August 2016
Upper Hollyford
Map (PDF, 5,118K)  
Southern South Island 21,840
1080 to be applied in 2017
Lower Hollyford
Map (PDF, 4,673K)
Southern South Island 22,373 1080 to be applied in 2017
Murchison Mountains
(Ground control only) 
Southern South Island
52,842 No 1080 to be used at this site
Makarora
Map (PDF, 5,817K) 
Southern South Island
38,942 Completed: 1080 applied on 23 February 2017

Dart/Routeburn/Caples
Information

Map (PDF, 5,671K)

Southern South Island
19,385 Completed: 1080 applied on 21 October 2016
Clinton
Map (PDF, 3,560K) 
Southern South Island
10,970 Completed: 1080 applied on 15 October 2016
Cleddau
Map (PDF, 7,896K)
Southern South Island
4,720 1080 to be applied in 2017
Arthur
Map (JPG, 496K)
Southern South Island
12,732
Completed: 1080 applied on 18 September 2016
Beresford Range
Map (PDF, 5,849K)
Southern South Island 10,174 Completed: 1080 applied on 2 December 2016

Eglinton
Map (PDF, 3,961K)

Southern South Island 26,240 Completed: 1080 applied on 15 October 2016
Kepler
Map (PDF, 4,190K) 
Southern South Island 20,700 Completed: 1080 applied on 21 September 2016
Waitutu
Map (PDF, 4,235K)
Southern South Island 29,250 Completed: 1080 applied on 10 November 2016
Waikaia
Map (PDF, 6,744K)
Southern South Island 6,896 Completed: 1080 applied on 10 November 2016
Hawdon-Andrews Eastern South Island 10,218 Completed: 1080 applied on 30 November 2016
Poulter Eastern South Island 10,218 Completed: 1080 applied on 30 November 2016
South Branch Hurunui Eastern South Island
 2,518 Completed: 1080 applied on 9 February 2017
Project Kaka
Map (PDF, 776K)
Lower North Island 30,552
Completed: 1080 applied on 17 March 2017

Waipapa
Information

Map (PDF, 5,256K)

Central North Island 6,720 Completed: 1080 applied on 17 October 2016
Whareorino
Central North Island 31,227
1080 to be applied in May 2017

Taranaki
Information

Map (PDF, 4,952K)

Central North Island
34,000

Completed: 1080 applied on 20 December 2016

Southern Ruapehu
Map (PDF, 5,138K) 
Central North Island

30,000

Completed: 1080 applied on 22 November 2016

Total


894,412  
Cancelled operations
SiteRegionEstimated hectares
Blue Mountains Forests Southern South Island 7,822
Matukituki Valley Southern South Island 18,509
Grebe Southern South Island 32, 183
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