Watling Reserve | Kaka spotted frolicking

A Kaka (Native New Zealand parrot) plays in the tree canopy in Auckland City’s Watling Reserve. Kaka are a very rare sight in central Auckland but with the increase in volunteer trapping groups that have been set up to eradicate predator species (rats, mice, possums, hedgehogs, stoats and ferrets), these birds are making a return in numbers.

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