Nicola Toki
Image: Richard Cosgrove | Fish & Game

Introduction

Nicola Toki is DOC's Threatened Species Ambassador. Her role is to raise awareness and inspire action for our threatened native plants and animals.

Highlights

Telling the stories of New Zealand's native wildlife is Nicola's passion. She loves getting people as excited about giant wētā as they are about kiwi or kākāpō.

Get to know Nicola and find out why so many of our species are threatened with extinction. Learn about the not-so-cuddly critters that need our attention with Critter of the Week.

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Critter of the Week

Every Friday Nicola chats to Jesse Mulligan from Radio New Zealand about the not-so-cuddly critters that need our attention.

Giant Kōkopu

Giant kokopu
Giant Kōkopu
Image: Sjaan Bowie | DOC

20 April 2018

Aotearoa has five species of migrating fish. This week, to signify World Fish Migration Day, we talk about the largest species - Giant Kōkopu - and how barriers in waterways can prevent them from migrating.

Giant Kōkopu on Critter of the Week

Earlier Critter of the Week chats.

Partners

Facebook icon. Follow Nicola on Facebook

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The Threatened Species Ambassador is supported by Air New Zealand, as part of their partnership with DOC.

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