Identify New Zealand animal sign

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1. Compare the shape of your print with the examples

2. Take note of the size of the print

3. Click the reveal icon to find a likely match

Be a wet sand walker: Stay below the high tide mark between August and March to avoid disturbing nesting shorebirds.

The firmness of the ground can change the shape and size of a footprint, the footprint will also change over time.

Please upload your photos to and add them to the Animal footprints in NZ project so we can build a better reference set of images