The Kiwi Team
Nigel was born in England and is a keen birder with a particular
interest in seabirds and has travelled widely in pursuit of
them. He has worked at Faire Isle Bird Observatory in the
Shetlands, on the Falkland Islands and has visited Australia,
the Bering Sea, China, Chile, Galapagos Islands and various
places in Europe.
Macquarrie Island, Australian Subantarctic Islands
Nigel has spent much of the last 10 years in Antarctica,
first as chef with the British Antarctic Survey and later
working with gentoo penguins, south polar skua and cape pigeon.
He also spent 8 months on Macquarie Island studying elephant
seals and has worked as a lecturer on board Antarctic cruiseships.
Since coming to NZ Nigel has volunteered on many projects
including helping the Chatham Island taiko, monitoring little
spotted kiwi and assisting at the Miranda Shorebird Centre.
Nigel and Wendy were recently married and live on the Coromandel
Peninsula. Nigel's main interests are birding, tramping, diving
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