Conservation minister won't pursue defamation after after allegations of political interference at Fish & Game.
Rat numbers have exploded in Rimutaka Forest Park, threatening native wildlife, local conservationists say.
Conservation minister rejects claim he bullied Fish & Game over campaign to clean up rivers.
A failed bid to mine iron ore off the coast of Patea has exposed inadequate handling of marine consent applications.
An anti-seabed mining group is fighting a firm's appeal against its rejected mining application.
It is time for dirty hands and for farmers to trial new methods for a Waituna catchment area.
DOC has confirmed it will dump 1080 on almost 7000 hectares of Waikaia Forest.
An investigation is underway after one council contractors seen dumping waste water into a Pukekohe stream.
Rural women are concerned about water quality, but believe a lot of the degradation comes from cities and towns.
Greens blame ECan for pollution problems because it took away the "carrot" and relied on the "stick".
Endangered creatures flourish as a family figures out how to combine farming with eco-tourism.
Whitebait are great swimmers but they can't jump so streams need to be clear of obstacles for fish to flourish.
A group of proactive young New Zealanders wants a "national conversation" about climate change.
More than 12,000 hectares on Great Barrier Island in the Hauraki Gulf has been declared a new conservation park.
The Crown has been described as "incompetent" by Bay of Plenty Maori for its handling of the Rena wreck.
A dispute between neighbours over bees has hobby keepers worried they will need resource consent to keep hives.
Bush falcon swoops in to save vineyards
Ferocious predator described as the V8 supercar of the skies is to help guard vineyards.
The Green Party says mineral mining permits have been granted across a third of a marine sanctuary inhabited by Maui's Dolphins.
Humpback sightings up
Ninety-two humpback whales were seen over a four-week period this year - the second highest sighting on record.
Bees, butterflies, worms and birds among those at serious risk from neonics pesticides.
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