History and Ecology


Read the fascinating history of Mana Island – from 700AD.

FOMI also has oral history research material


Mana Island boasts a diverse range of species, including insects, reptiles, seabirds and native birds. Find out more. 

Flax weevil research report – “Beauveria pseudobassiana and the flax weevil from Mana Island”, by Travis Glare and Jenny Brookes, Bio-Protection Research Centre, Lincoln University, November 2017. See a summary story about this in the December 2017 newsletter (page 6)