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Birdland - First Episode

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2009

Sadly, every other subject for a television show had been taken. Marcus Lush took trains, Hamish Keith stole art and Te Radar mucked about on a farm. As far as I'm aware, birds were the last subject of national importance left to milk.
– Jeremy Wells on making a show about birds, Voxy website, 23 September 2009
Being true New Zealanders, many of the birds on Tiri rely on a daily handout from the government.
– Jeremy Wells, discusses the protected birds on wildlife reserve Tiritiri Matangi Island
How is it that when [Jeremy] Wells presents as someone who wants to offend, he leaves the viewer feeling better about the world?
– Linda Burgess in a Dominion Post review, 5 October 2009
It just seems so tragic that we're losing so much from the world. And we are.
– The late Diana Issac, on trying to save endangered species at wildlife habitat Peacock Springs