Tūhura Otago Museum Blog
Posts by Kane Fleury for Tūhura Otago Museum Blog:
Have you ever wondered where in the city of Dunedin you can see the perfect intersection of art and science?
Kane Fleury, Curator, Natural Science, was invited to provide insight as a naturalist on an expedition of the southwest inlets of Fiordland. Read all about it here!
Dunedin is home to a diverse seabird population, and many of these species are represented in Tūhura Otago Museum’s collections. This makes our collection a useful resource for researchers like Kamya Patel, who is studying why seabirds ingest plastics.
Dunedin is a paradise for bird lovers. There are so many great bird reasons to live in this city and it is only getting better with the predator trapping work in our community that the Halo Project and City Sanctuary support.
People say time flies when you retire, but Otago Museum’s Honorary Curator of Entomology, Associate Professor Steve Kerr is taking that literally.
All about bumblebees!
Research slowly revealing history
Help us track an unwanted foreign species.
The team's top acquisitions.