News updates on the endangered animals visited by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine for their book "Last Chance To See".
Sunday, October 30, 2005
BIRD FLU - Emergency escape plan for Kakapos?
The latest threat to Kakapos? Bird flu! Radio New Zealand has a brief snippet on the Department of Conservation's emergency plan to save the Kakapos from the deadly Bird Flu that is sweeping the globe!
DoC has revealed a birdflu emergency plan to airlift kakapo to subAntarctic Campbell Island.
**UPDATE** Newstalk ZB has a short blurb on this bird flu story.