Listed by date
Grzelewski, Derek. 2012. Great Experimentations: The tale of the takahe. New Zealand Geographic Issue 115. pp 50- 62.
Lee, William.G. & Jamieson, Ian.G. edited by. 2001. The takahe: Fifty years of Conservation Management. University of Otago Press
Grzelewski, Derek. 1999. Takahe – the bird that came back from the dead. New Zealand Geographic Issue 41. pp 112-136.
Hutching, Gerard, 1998. The Natural World of New Zealand. Viking, Penguin Books (NZ) Ltd. pp 332-333.
Heather, B. & Robertson, H. 1996. Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand. Viking.
Morris, R. and Smith, H. 1995. Wild South: Saving New Zealand’s Endangered Birds. 2nd ed. TVNZ and Random House NZ Ltd.
Gaze, P. 1994. Rare and Endangered New Zealand Birds: Conservation and Management. Canterbury University Press.
Adams, D. & Cawardine, M. 1990. Last Chance to See. Heinemann.