Taranga Hen Island


Atkinson, I.A.E. 1972. Vegetation and Flora of Sail Rock, Hen and Chickens islands. New Zealand Journal of Botany 10: 545-558.
Buxton, R.T. 2012. Burrow-nesting petrel surveys in the Hen & Chickens Islands. A report submitted to the Ngatiwai Trust Board, Whangarei. 36pp.
Buxton R.T. et al (2014) Drivers of seabird population recovery on New Zealand islands after predator eradication. Conserv Biol 28:333–344
Dunnet, G. M. 1985. Pycroft’s petrel in the breeding season at Hen and Chickens Islands. Notornis 32: 5-21
Sibson, R.B. 1949. A visit to Hen island. Notornis 3: 183-185
Taylor, G. A. 2000. Action Plan for Seabird Conservation in New Zealand. Part B. Non-threatened Seabirds. Threatened Spe-cies Occasional Publication No 17. Department of Conservation, Wellington. 436pp.
Waugh, S.M., Tennyson, A.J.D., Taylor, G.A., Wilson, K-J. 2013. Population sizes of shearwaters (Puffinus spp.) breeding in New Zealand with recommendations for monitoring. Tuhinga 24: 159-204.

Further resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Taranga Hen Island. Downloaded from on 07/12/2023.