on climber above feijoa grove
juv heard keening in flight, seen landing on ridge to the west
min. 2 sighted, 4.15pm. per aerial photo, not street address
heard ~20m to N, chatter calls @4pm
growing through Tradescantia ~60cm high. Lower edge of Trad inf
growing on deceased Aristotelia
in rotting mahoe
growing on Dicksonia sp.
uncertain of id
A smaller instar; I presumed tree weta at the time but am now unsure. Found scavenging on a dead ship rat's tail - I have seen these injuries in the past on (dead) rat tails, and have always wondered who the agent was.
heard calling, 2.20am. 4 calls made
heard, not seen. Distinct shriek heard multiple times. Also heard a couple of weeks ago, but sceptical at the time. NZ Birds Online consulted to confirm call.
evidence of sap feeding on a Cherry Laurel
companion obs to
kaka sap feeding
pair, single one wibling, then joined by another. Attempted to feed from rewarewa flowers, but a resident tui had other ideas