New Zealand’s forest parrot the Kaka: What do Kaka feed on?

Kaka feeding on nectar in flax flowers.

What do Kaka feed on? … It depends on the season.

New Zealand’s endemic Kaka parrot depends most on the native puriri tree for it’s nourishment in the northern half of the country.

Analysis of hundreds of Kaka sighting reports sent in by Kaka enthusiasts and the public, has shown that Kaka are seen and reported in puriri trees more often…