Monitoring our littlest roroa. Bethany Brett and Laura Molles catching up to change some recorders, and for a health check on the littlest roroa at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. Bethany checks
This is Najima
Najima was brought to the sanctuary in May 2019. He was gifted his name, which means ‘star’ in Arabic, after the terrorist attacks in Christchurch in March 2019. He weighed 630g when he arrived and he has a noticeably short bill. He lives out in the Paparoa Range now.
Hatch: 11/12/2015, weight 286.1g
Arrived at crèche: 06/05/2019 weight 630g
Species: Roroa/Great Spotted Kiwi
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