Story: Tītī − muttonbirding

Tītī readying for take off

Tītī readying for take off

This adult tītī is leaving an island at dawn from a take-off rock.

About this item

Private collection
Photograph by Jamie Newman

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Philip Lyver, Jamie Newman and the Rakiura Tītī Islands Administering Body, 'Tītī − muttonbirding - Muttonbirding in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/9365/titi-readying-for-take-off (accessed 17 October 2017)

Story by Philip Lyver, Jamie Newman and the Rakiura Tītī Islands Administering Body, published 12 Jun 2006