Welcome to the Tawaki Project, a long-term study of the marine ecology, breeding biology and population dynamics of the world's least known, most enigmatic penguin species - the Fiordland penguin or Tawaki.
12.04.2021 - It's happening
Latest research diary entries
Below Piopiotahi Witness the first successful camera deployment on a breeding tawaki from Milford Sound.Read post...
It is happening! After three years, we finally got the research permits for the subantarctic...Read post...
Transponder gate is back We managed to get the transponder gate back out this weekend...Read post...
The Tawaki Project is a collaboration of New Zealand Penguin Initiative, Antarctic Research Trust,Global Penguin Society, West Coast Penguin Trust, New Zealand Department of Conservation, and University of Otago