Recent Submissions

Submissions Per Year

Submitted

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2018/114 2018 Black currawong 1 Live 12 Nov, 2018 Napier, Maraenui
2018/113 2018 Arctic tern 11 Live 14 Nov, 2018 Foxton Beach
2018/112 2018 Common tern 1 Live 14 Nov, 2018 Foxton Beach
2018/111 2018 Northern Shoveler 1 Live 05 Nov, 2018 Lake Ellesmere, Kaitorete Spit

Pending

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2018/110 2018 Little egret 1 Live 26 Oct, 2018 Manawatu Estuary
2018/109 2018 Antarctic tern 1 Live 06 Oct, 2018 off Otago Peninsula
2018/108 2018 Chatham Island taiko 1 Live 19 Oct, 2018 at sea, about 20 nautical mile west of Bounty Islands
2018/107 2018 Subantarctic skua 1 Live 21 Jul, 2018 off Tutukaka
2018/106 2018 Sanderling 1 Live 05 Feb, 2008 Auckland Islands, Enderby Island, Derrycastle Reef
2018/105 2018 Antarctic tern 1 Live 30 Sep, 2018 east of Cape Saunders
2018/104 2018 Northern Shoveler 1 Live 16 Oct, 2018 Nelson, Sewage Treatment Plant
2018/103 2018 Oriental cuckoo 1 Live 14 Oct, 2018 Greytown, Wood Street
2018/102 2018 Nankeen kestrel 1 Live 09 May, 1942 Campbell Island
2018/101 2018 Cirl bunting 1 Live 02 Oct, 2018 Nelson, Richmond, Angelus Ave

Accepted

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2018/89 2018 Thin-billed prion 1 Live 13 Jul, 2018 Otago, off Otago Peninsula
2018/88 2018 Thin-billed prion 1 Live 07 Jul, 2018 Northland, east of the Poor Knights Islands
2018/86 2018 Broad-billed prion 7 Live 07 Jul, 2018 Northland, east of the Poor Knights Islands
2018/85 2018 Arctic tern 1 Live 07 Jul, 2018 Northland, east of the Poor Knights Islands
2018/84 2018 Antarctic prion 21 Live 07 Jul, 2018 Northland, east of the Poor Knights Islands
2018/81A 2018 New Zealand dabchick 5 Live 27 Aug, 2018 Golden Bay, Takaka, Lake Killarney
2018/81 2018 New Zealand dabchick 2 Live 04 Oct, 2017 Golden Bay, Takaka, Lake Killarney
2018/80 2018 White-throated needletail 1 Live 09 Jan, 2018 off the coast near Gisborne
2018/77 2018 Australasian little grebe 1 Live 28 Jun, 2018 Golden Bay, Takaka, Lake Killarney
2018/76 2018 Australian wood duck 1 Live 02 Aug, 2018 Tasman, Westdale Road

Not Accepted

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2018/01 (reassessment) 2018 Manx shearwater 1 Live 29 Oct, 2017 off Gisborne
2018/87 2018 Salvin's prion 5 Live 07 Jul, 2018 Northland, east of the Poor Knights Islands
2018/83 2018 Chestnut teal 1 Live 28 Oct, 2016 Palmerston North, Tutaki Road
2018/82 2018 Satin flycatcher 1 Live 23 Aug, 2018 Gisborne, Turanganui river bank
2018/79 2018 Western rockhopper penguin 1 Live 10 Mar, 2018 off Stewart Island
2018/78 2018 Erect-crested penguin 1 Live 22 Feb, 2018 off Stewart Island
2018/75 2018 King shag 1 Live 06 Nov, 2011 Kaikoura, Barney's Rock
2018/52 2018 Fulmar prion 1 Live 29 Apr, 2018 off Otago Peninsula
2018/44 2018 White-winged black tern 1 Live 02 Mar, 2018 Otago Harbour
2018/42 2018 Black kite 1 Live 07 Apr, 2018 Cape Reinga, Waitaki Landing

Suspense

UBR Number UBR Year Species name Number of birds Details Date first seen Location
2015/76 2015 Antarctic tern 1 Live 28 Nov, 2015 Lake Ellesmere, tip of Kaitorete Spit
2015/60 2015 White-winged black tern 1 Live 21 Jan, 2015 Kapiti coast, Waikanae Estuary
2013/68 2013 American golden plover 1 Live 27 Oct, 2013 Manawatu estuary
2013/11 2013 Storm petrel sp. 1 Live 02 Feb, 2013 Wairarapa at sea, 2 km out from Pahaoa
2005/48 2005 unidentified raptor 1+ 11 Jun, 2005 Wellington, Eastbourne
2001/68 2001 Lesser sand plover 1+ 26 Jan, 2000 Farewell Spit, Banana Pan
2000/19 2000 White-fronted tern 1+ Aberrant 05 Mar, 2000 Waipara and Ashley River
2000/01 2000 Eagle sp. 1 Live 31 Oct, 1999 Bay of Plenty, Otarawairere
1999/18B 1999 Grey-backed tern 1 Live 03 Jan, 1999 Kaipara Harbour, Papakanui Spit
1999/18A 1999 Grey-backed tern 1 Live 01 Feb, 1999 Kaipara Harbour, Papakanui Spit

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