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1921
The year kererū gained total protection
21
The number of years kererū can live
1
The number of eggs laid per clutch
15459
The total number sighted in The Great Kererū Count 2017

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This time of the year brings one of the favourite foods for the kererū. With having such large fruits the tawa depends on the kererū for dispersal of its seeds. The only other bird in New Zealand that can disperse the seeds from tawa is and the North Island kokako, but with population and distribution being limited the kererū is the main source of tawa seed dispersal. These are the only remaining birds from New Zealand's original biota large enough to eat the fruits of this tree and pass the seeds through their guts and excrete them unharmed. ... See MoreSee Less

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Kitekite Falls yesterday....real treat to see...

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Kitekite Falls yesterday....real treat to see... ... See MoreSee Less

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Kererū Discovery shared Jan White's post. ... See MoreSee Less

This is the family we are watching. They came to show the baby where the sugar water is. Le Bons Bay, near Akaroa.

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loads of fruit in the Mahoe ... See MoreSee Less

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