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© Helen Baines 2002

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          Little Spotted Kiwi* (endemic)
          Australasian (Great) Crested Grebe
          Blue Penguin (Little Penguin)*
          Prion sp
          Sooty Shearwater*
          Australian Gannet*
          Little Shag (Little Pied Cormorant)*
          Pied Shag (Pied Cormorant)*
          Black Shag (Great Cormorant)
          Spotted Shag* (endemic)
          Black Swan
          Greylag Goose
          Paradise Shelduck* (endemic)
          Mallard
          Grey Duck (Pacific Black Duck)*
          Australasian Shoveler*
          New Zealand Scaup* (endemic)
          White-faced Heron*
          White Heron (Great Egret)
          Royal Spoonbill*
          Australasian (Swamp) Harrier*
          Brown Quail*
          California Quail
          Weka* (endemic)
          Pukeko (Purple Swamphen)*
          Takahe* (endemic)
          Australian (Eurasian) Coot
          Bar-tailed Godwit*
          Ruddy Turnstone
          Lesser Knot (Red Knot)*
          Pied (South Island) Oystercatcher*
          Variable Oystercatcher* (endemic)
          Pied (Black-winged) Stilt*
          New Zealand (Red-breasted) Dotterel* (endemic)
          Banded Dotterel (Double-banded Plover)* (endemic)
          Wrybill* (endemic)
          Spur-winged Plover (Masked Lapwing)*
          Black-backed Gull (Kelp Gull)*
          Red-billed Gull (Silver Gull)*
          Black-billed Gull* (endemic)
          Black-fronted Tern* (endemic)
          Caspian Tern
          White-fronted Tern*
          Rock Dove
          Spotted Dove
          New Zealand Pigeon* (endemic)
          Kea* (endemic)
          Kaka* (endemic)
          Eastern Rosella*
          Red-crowned Parakeet* (endemic)
          Yellow-crowned Parakeet* (endemic)
          Morepork*
          (Sacred) Kingfisher*
          Rifleman* (endemic)
          Grey Warbler (Grey Gerygone)* (endemic)
          Stitchbird* (endemic)
          New Zealand Bellbird* (endemic)
          Tui (endemic)
          Kokako* (endemic)
          Saddleback* (endemic)
          Tomtit* (endemic)
          New Zealand Robin* (endemic)
          Whitehead* (endemic)
          Yellowhead* (endemic)
          Brown Creeper (Pipipi)* (endemic)
          Grey Fantail
          Australasian Magpie*
          Eurasian Blackbird
          Song Thrush
          European Starling
          Common Myna*
          Welcome Swallow*
          Silvereye (White-eye)*
          Sky Lark
          House Sparrow
          New Zealand Pipit*
          Dunnock
          Common Chaffinch
          European Greenfinch
          European Goldfinch
          Common Redpoll*
          Yellowhammer



       Apteryx owenii
          Podiceps cristatus
          Eudyptula minor
          Pachyptila sp
          Puffinus griseus
          Morus serrator
          Phalacrocorax melanoleucos
          Phalacrocorax varius
          Phalacrocorax carbo
          Stictocarbo (Phalacrocorax) punctatus
          Cygnus atratus
          Anser anser
          Tadorna variegata
          Anas platyrhynchos
          Anas superciliosa
          Anas rhynchotis
          Aythya novaeseelandiae
          Ardea (Egretta) novaehollandiae
          Egretta (Ardea) alba
          Platalea regia
          Circus approximans
          Coturnix ypsilophora
          Callipepla californica
          Gallirallus australis
          Porphyrio porphyrio
          Porphyrio mantelli
          Fulica atra
          Limosa lapponica
          Arenaria interpres
          Calidris canutus
          Haematopus finschi
          Haematopus unicolor
          Himantopus himantopus
          Charadrius obscurus
          Charadrius bicinctus
          Anarhynchus frontalis
          Vanellus miles
          Larus dominicanus
          Larus scopulinus
          Larus bulleri
          Chlidonias albostriatus
          Sterna caspia
          Sterna striata
          Columba livia
          Streptopelia chinensis
          Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae
          Nestor notabilis
          Nestor meridionalis
          Platycercus eximius
          Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae
          Cyanoramphus auriceps
          Ninox novaeseelandiae
          Halcyon (Todirhamphus) sanctus
          Acanthisitta chloris
          Gerygone igata
          Notiomystis cincta
          Anthornis melanura
          Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae
          Callaeas cinerea
          Philesturnus (Creadion) carunculatus
          Petroica macrocephala
          Petroica australis
          Mohoua albicilla
          Mohoua ochrocephala
          Mohoua novaeseelandiae
          Rhipidura fuliginosa
          Gymnorhina tibicen
          Turdus merula
          Turdus philomelos
          Sturnus vulgaris
          Acridotheres tristis
          Hirundo neoxena
          Zosterops lateralis
          Alauda arvensis
          Passer domesticus
          Anthus novaeseelandiae
          Prunella modularis
          Fringilla coelebs
          Carduelis chloris
          Carduelis carduelis
          Carduelis flammea
          Emberiza citrinella



Trip list of the 82 species seen. 57 lifers are marked with *
(following taxanomic order in Thayer's Birder's Diary 2.5)
Common names as used by Robertson and Heather (with alternatives given as used by TBD). For example the Grey Warbler is also called the Grey Gerygone.
© Helen Baines 2002

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The endemic NZ Pigeon, seen here on Kapiti Island