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
All about Royal
Royal came to the creche on April 7th 2019, weighing 650g. After a couple of weeks, she started to put on weight. By the end of August she weighted more than 1kg. She stayed in the creche through 2019, living in a few different burrows. When George arrived in 2020, she and Najima used to eat George’s supplementary food. She’s now living out in the Paparoa Range.
Arrived at creche: 07/04/2019, weight 650g
Species: Roroa/Great Spotted Kiwi
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