Eavesdropping’ technology used to protect one of New Zealand’s rarest birds – BiOME Ecology Magazine
cientists from international conservation charity ZSL (Zoological Society of London), Imperial College London and conservationists from the Rotokare Scenic Reserve Trust used acoustic monitoring devices to listen in on the ‘conversations’ of New Zealand’s endemic hihi Notiomystis cincta bird, allowing them to assess the success of the reintroduction without impacting the group.