Giant wētā on Pig Island, Lake WakatipuIMAGE: Sabine Bernert ©
October is Save Kiwi Month. There are heaps of ways to get involved, during the month and also throughout the year.
DOC’s Outward Bound scholarship offers a development opportunity for our future conservation leaders. Natalie de Burgh, a previous scholarship recipient, shares her experience.
The paradise shelduck is New Zealand’s only shelduck, a worldwide group of large, often semi-terrestrial waterfowl that have goose-like features.
Last month, Kāpiti Island was a gathering place for members of Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Te Ātiawa ki Whakarongotai, DOC staff and international volunteers.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has advised on a seven-day caution period for eating trout caught after 1080 operations.
Strengthening the bond between Māori and their tribal land is one of the roles of DOC worker Rob 'Pa' McGowan.
A new estimate of Māui dolphin numbers is encouraging for the future of the species, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and Conservation Minister Maggie Barry say.
Two months in to the season, a high number of nets have already been confiscated from East Coast whitebaiters not following regulations.