Introduction

Kea are thriving in areas where DOC has carried out 1080 predator control.

Date:  05 November 2014

DOC scientists Josh Kemp and Troy Makan attach a transmitter to a kea after a 1080 operation.
DOC scientists Josh Kemp and Troy Makan attach a transmitter to a kea after a 1080 operation

These cheeky alpine parrots are thriving in areas where DOC has carried out 1080 predator control, such as Okarito forest, West Coast and the Hawdon Valley, Arthurs Pass.

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