Stewart Island Drought Broken. Well at least for a few days at least. Over the last couple of days we have had 24 mm of rain.
Stewart Island Drought There is an old Stewart Islanders definition of a drought …. 5 days without much rain,
Recent visitors to the Island have enjoyed some of the best spring weather I can remember for many a long year. Wall to wall blue skies, little wind and lovely warm temperatures.
Spring is of course nesting season for many of our Ulva Island Birds, and Saddleback are no different.
I first noticed the occasional Royal Spoonbill around Prices Inlet in Paterson Inlet many years ago