Results of five-minute bird counts at seven locations within the Akeake Reserve. 2019 was our third count, undertaken yearly in September. 

Key species are up over our baseline pre-trapping 2017 figures:

  • Grey Warbler / Riroriro + 300%
  • Tui + 200%
  • Fantail / Piwakawaka +150%

The images below were taken in the Akeake Reserve on the 26th August 2017. Locations were recorded with GPS and we'll repeat the process annually.

Native Vascular Plant Survey, Akeake Scenic Reserve Bay of Islands 19/3/2017 by Dean Baigent-Mercer