Kōrero: Human effects on the environment

Westland petrel

Westland petrel

Like other burrowing petrels, the Westland petrel is vulnerable to predators such as rats, cats and mustelids (ferrets, stoats and weasels). Although the fully grown bird can defend itself, chicks and eggs are often attacked.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10031026
Photograph by Rod Morris

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Janet Wilmshurst, 'Human effects on the environment - Impact on animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12554/westland-petrel (accessed 26 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Janet Wilmshurst, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007