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Map images and bird text are from Roberston & Heather 1999 “The Hand Guide to The Birds of New Zealand” and their copyright is owned by Hugh Roberston 1999.

All bird images are Crown Copyright, New Zealand Department of Conservation 2004, unless otherwise stated.

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