Why learn/teach about Kākāpō?

Kākāpō are one of our unique birds and a precious taonga (treasure) only found in New Zealand.

These information sheets and activities accompany Meridian Energy’s Kākāpō Kingdom.

Using this resource students will learn about the ecology, challenges and the conservation of the Kākāpō.


Other great resources

DOC website – Kākāpō

DOC conservation education

7 Species saved from extinction

Other Kākāpō Video

Interactive Kākāpō Family Tree


Take action


Adopt a Kākāpō

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to help save kakapo

all proceeds go directly to kakapo recovery

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