Using fossil records to inform reintroduction of the kakapo as a refugee species
Pia E Lentini, Ingrid A Stirnemann, Dejan Stojanovic, Trevor H Worthy, John A Stein
Biological Conservation | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2018
We would like to thank the late Don Merton for providing the locations of the Stewart Island birds, Neil Mitchell for assistance with data and advice, Henry Nix for bioclimatic insights, and members of the kakapo recovery team for reviewing and providing feedback on the manuscript. Anonymous comments from three reviewers and the Associate Editor improved the quality of this manuscript and we thank them for their time. PL is supported by the Australian Department of Environment and Energy's National Environmental Science Program Threatened Species Recovery Hub.