Takahē
Image: Stephen Blecher ©

Introduction

The Takahē Recovery Programme involves DOC’s dedicated Takahē Team and iwi working with a network of people around New Zealand, to ensure the takahē is never again considered extinct.

Highlights

Takahe Recovery logo.

For more than 65 years attempts to save takahē have pioneered conservation techniques for protected species in New Zealand and in the world.

The Takahē Recovery Programme involves a network of people throughout New Zealand, working together to ensure the takahē is never again ‘considered extinct’.

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