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NewsHub, Scientists catch fight between kiwi and tuatara on video, Jan 2019

Stuff, Kiwi v tuatara aggression - scientists question if species are traditional rivals, Jan 2019

New Zealand Herald, Battle to the nest - ancient foes little spotted kiwi and ancient tuatara tussle it out, Jan 2019

Radio New Zealand, Tuatara vs Kiwi: the ultimate New Zealand showdown, Jan 2019

Bella magazine, Women making history at USCA, March 2017

SCOOP Sci-Tech News, Inbreeding threatens Long Island’s little spotted kiwi, Jan 2017 colony 'seriously threatened' by severe inbreeding, Jan 2017

Otago Daily Times, Inbreeding threatens once thriving kiwi population, Jan 2017

Newstalk ZB, Interview with Helen Taylor on inbreeding in Long Island LSK, Jan 2017

USC Aiken Magazine, It takes a village – one species may have it all figured out, Fall 2016

Bella magazine, Women making history at USCA, March 2017

Science Media Centre, Kiwi genetics a conservation concern, May 2013

Dominion Post, Lack of diversity puts little spotted kiwi at risk, May 2013

Science NOW, Rising numbers may not be enough to save tigers and kiwis, May 2013

Scientific American, NZ’s little spotted kiwi are in more trouble than we thought, May 2013

Earth Times, Kiwi conservation genetics, May 2013

Dominion Post, Scientists peek into Kapiti spotted kiwi, Oct 2012

Victorious (magazine of Victoria University), Are endangered kiwi inbreeding?, Autumn 2011

Sky News, Nest monitoring and genetics research of little spotted kiwi in Zealandia, Jan 2011

Dominion Post, Two very little little spotted kiwi spotted in Karori sanctuary, Jan 2011

VicNews (Victoria University newsletter), Weaving tikanga and technology together, May 2008