Milo was named by kids at Glenbervie school during a school visit with DOC in late 2016.
He was caught on 27/10/16 on Limestone Island and had no tps so is presumed to be island bred. His parents would have come from the Purua/Riponui area ie the Doc study blocks and surrounding trapped farmland.
Milo was less than a year old when released based on his weight and bill length.
Species: North Island Brown Kiwi
Released on 18/11/2016
Located at Tawapou on Tutukaka Coast
Weight approx. 1kg
No bill length recorded
Checked on 13/3/2017
Located near the start of North Gable Way
Bill length 95mm