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Date: 21 November 2017One of New Zealand’s rarest animals the tūturuatu or shore plover is now even closer to extinction after one was found dead in Westshore this week.
Date: 14 November 2017Three people have been trespassed from the Kaweka Forest Park for illegally lighting fires which threatened not only the campsites, but people and native wildlife.
Date: 16 October 2017A seal pup/kekeno has been mauled to death at Te Awanga by a dog - the second such attack in as many months.
Date: 11 October 2017People of all ages are encouraged to look in their backyard this Conservation Week to see how they can help protect and nurture our amazing and unique wildlife.
Date: 21 September 2017Four Hawke’s Bay puppies are leaving the kennel to aid DOC in its goal of being predator free.
Date: 07 September 2017Killing pests was the hot topic at the Predator Free 2050 event held by DOC in Napier today.
Date: 22 August 2017Source: Cape to CityNew Zealand robin/toutouwai and North Island tomtit/miromiro have been translocated within Hawke's Bay.
Date: 19 July 2017DOC is reminding the public to leave seals alone to rest at this time of year.
Date: 05 July 2017DOC is taking a hard line on people who mistreat public conservation land after several weeks of vandalism at sites across Hawke’s Bay.
Date: 29 June 2017To remove the risk of injury or incident in the near future, Moncktons bridge in Central Hawke’s Bay will be removed.
Date: 22 June 2017This Volunteer Week our Hawke’s Bay staff would like to thank their many dedicated and hard-working volunteers.
Date: 31 May 2017A Flaxmere man has been fined $650 plus costs for attempting to take kina from Te Angiangi Marine Reserve, which is an offence under the Marine Reserve Act.
Date: 04 May 2017Local community members met at Matahiwi Marae in Hawke's Bay to discuss kaitiakitanga or guardianship as part of the Cape to City project.
Date: 27 April 2017Going for a winter stroll or bike ride around the Bay? Keep an eye out for seals – and give them space.
Date: 11 April 2017Source: Poutiri Ao ō Tāne Kōrure (mottled petrels) have been translocated from Whenua Hou (Codfish Island) to their new home at Maungaharuru.
Date: 05 April 2017Two men have been trespassed from Kaweka Forest Park for hunting illegally. Hunters must adhere to hunting permit conditions.
Date: 08 March 2017Dog owners in Hawke's Bay can sign up for workshops to train their dogs to avoid kiwi.
Date: 14 February 2017Due to extreme fire conditions in the Hawke's Bay district, DOC is closing some high-risk sites on public conservation land to mitigate risk to the public, staff and neighbours.
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