Mokohinau Islands


Auckland University Field Club scientific trip to the Mokohinau Islands, May 1979 (numerous papers)
Cameron, E.K. 1990. Vascular plants of the main northern Mokohinau Islands, north-eastern New Zealand Tane Vol. 32:113-131
Esler, A.E. 1978. Botanical features of the Mokohinau Islands. Tane 24: 187-197
Bellingham, M
Fleming, C.A. 1946. Breeding of red-billed gull, a preliminary census of Mokohinau Colony. NZ Bird Notes 2
Fleming, C.A. 1950. The Geology of the Mokohinau Islands, North Auckland. Trans. RSNZ Vol. 78:255-268
Gaskin C, Baird K 2005. Observations of black and white storm petrels in the Hauraki Gulf, November 2003–June 2005: Were they of New Zealand Storm Petrels? Notornis 52:181–194.
Gaskin, C.P., Heiss-Dunlop, S. 2010. Seabird habitat surveying & bio-acoustic monitoring Burgess Island (Pokohinu) . Presen-tation, Hauraki Gulf Seabird Seminar, University of Auckland.
Gaskin C, Fitzgerald N, Cameron EK, Heiss-Dunlop S. 2011. Does the New Zealand storm-petrel (Pealeornis maoriana) breed in northern New Zealand? Notornis 58: 104-112
Gillham, M. E. 1960. Plant Communities of the Mokohinau Islands, Northern N.Z. Trans. of the RSNZ Vol 88: 79-98
Gurr, L. & Kinsky, F. C. 1965. The distribution of breeding colonies and status of the red-billed gull in New Zealand and its outlying islands. Notornis 12: 223-240.
Hemmings, A. D. 1988. Red-billed gulls feeding on ngaio at the Mokohinau Islands. Notornis 35: 116.
Ismar S.M.H., Taylor G.A., Gaskin C.P., Rayner M.J. 2012. First breeding report of black-winged petrel (Pterodroma nigripen-nis) on Burgess Island, Mokohinau Group, Hauraki Gulf. Notornis 59: 176-179.
Ismar, S. M. H., Baird, K. A., Gaskin, C. P., Taylor, G. A., Tennyson, A. J. D., Rayner, M. J. 2014. A case of natural recovery after the removal of invasive predators - community assemblage changes in the avifauna of Burgess Island. Notornis, 61: 188-195.
McCallum, J. 1986. Evidence of predation by kiore upon lizards from the Mokohinau Islands. NZ Journal of Ecology 9: 83-87
MacFadden, I. Greene, T. 1990. Using brodifacoum to eradicate kiore (Rattus exulans) from Burgess Island and the Knights Group of the Mokohinau Islands. Science & Research Series 70. Department of Conservation, Wellington
Sandager, F. 1889. Observations on the Mokohinau Islands and the birds which visit them. Trans. Of the NZ Institute 22:286-294
Veitch, C.R. 1974. Report on island survey – Mokohinau Islands November 1973. Wildlife Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs
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.
Whitaker, A.H.1974. Report on a visit to the Mokohinau Islands 20 November - 4 December 1973. Ecology Division, DSIR, Wellington
Wilson, R. 1959. Bird Islands of New Zealand. Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd., Christchurch.

Further resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mokohinau Islands. Downloaded from on 25/03/2023.