Story: Wētā

Wētā condominium

Wētā condominium

This construction is a wētā condo – a wooden set of connected cavities with a perspex viewing window – that can be hung on trees occupied by wētā. You can view the activities of wētā when they take up residence inside.

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George Gibbs, 'Wētā - Tree wētā', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 3 July 2022)

Story by George Gibbs, published 24 Sep 2007