Green GeckoPHOTO: Sabine Bernert ©
Date: 21 July 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationDOC is progressing plans to eradicate introduced predators on the Auckland Islands in the subantarctic, Conservation Minister Maggie Barry says.
Date: 17 July 2017DOC is reminding people living near the Manukau Harbour that winter is a period when New Zealand fur seals, or kekeno, appear in urban areas around the edge of the harbour.
Date: 17 July 2017Three kiwi have been killed in recent dog attacks on Kawau Island. DOC is investigating the attacks as kiwi are a protected native species.
Date: 28 April 2017A new population of little spotted kiwi is being created at an Auckland sanctuary.
Date: 28 April 2017Motutapu Island in the Hauraki Gulf is closed due to slips and washouts caused by heavy rain.
Date: 04 April 2017The fungal plant disease myrtle rust has been found on Kermadec pohutukawa trees on Raoul Island.
Date: 01 February 2017At least five absolutely protected fluttering shearwaters may have been shot dead near Little Barrier Island over Auckland Anniversary Weekend.
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