4 Mar 2015

The Dusky Woodswallow - Colin Miskelly

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:10 pm on 4 March 2015

Last year's sighting of the starling-sized bird by two Japanese birdspotters has just been confirmed by a panel in New Zealand - making it the country's newest bird species. We talk to the panel's convenor, Te Papa's Curator of Terrestrial Vertebrates, Dr Colin Miskelly.

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