Protesters over "woefully inadequate" protections for critically endangered Maui's dolphin reach Parliament.
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Success of restoring native birds to cities is bringing same birds into conflict with humans.
Researchers are investigating a spike in lead poisoning deaths among Wellington's kaka.
DOC pursuing research into mutant possums to target the spread of the pests.
Australian aquarists have rediscovered a jellyfish that hasn't been seen for more than 100 years.
In this remote, frozen land, tourism comes with risks, for both the continent and the tourists.
Environment Southland councillors look set to go into battle over water quality, but not with farmers.
A severe weather watch is in place over much of the North Island tonight.
The Government has measures up its sleeve to handle protesters who might try to delay the start of drilling by oil giant Anadarko, says PM.
A new jetty on Hollywood director James Cameron's Wairarapa lake will support scientists studying climate change, according to a resource consent application.
Thousands of dead fish along a Nelson river suspected to have been killed by a chemical spill.
Lakes and rivers around Wellington are some of the most polluted, and the dairy boom will only make the problem worse.
Two boys eeling bring home an unexpected catch, then set about finding out what it is.
Without the Ruataniwha dam the constraints on water in Hawke's Bay could result in years of litigation, inquiry told.
UN secretary general urges governments to do more to cut emissions as "current pledges are simply inadequate".
Partner of Kiwi activist bailed in Russia cautious says she will not be celebrating until he is home.
Getting Tukituki River into a state sought by environmentalists highly unlikely, say irrigation advocates.
A Kiwi quarantine officer gets an unexpected practical test to recent snake training.
Two brothers have been sentenced to community detention for serious biosecurity breaches after scorpions were smuggled into NZ.
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