DOC says rat numbers in Wakatipu areas hit by 1080 in late August have plummeted.
The moa was doomed the moment humans landed in NZ, new research suggests.
More than 100 protesters have gathered outside a West Coast council to rally against its backing of a company planning to manufacture 1080 pellets.
Environmentalists are concerned that a gas company is able to discharge process water into the sea.
A male kiwi snapped frolicking in an unusual display of affection has experts scratching their heads.
Rare footage of what seems to be a rough, noisy kiwi mating ritual has been captured at a wildlife centre.
Two rare and endangered Haast kiwi have been transferred to a Fiordland island in a bid to ensure the survival of the species.
A ship operated by radical environmental group Sea Shepherd arrives in Auckland tomorrow.
Recreational fishermen say the number of fish in Hawke's Bay has plummeted.
New Zealanders spend millions on feeding wild birds every year, mainly for pleasure, survey finds.
Wasp densities in South Island beech forests are the highest on earth. Could mites be the solution?
An attempt to smuggle live reptiles into New Zealand has been sniffed out by a crafty beagle named Lilly.
A vineyard manager who will bring home three rare, ferocious predators is excited but a little overwhelmed.
Researchers are hoping to successfully translocate a group of short-tailed bats, a feat never achieved before.
As the kaka population thrives their propensity for stripping tree bark is causing havoc in the Botanic Gardens.
Traces of a toxic algae have been found in Lake Forsyth, prompting warnings to avoid swimming and fishing in the area.
Meet the city-dwellers fighting to preserve the tiny patches of green that keep our cities alive.
DOC likely to drop 1080 poison on Eglinton Valley in Fiordland National Park.
Cambridge's George Dingle and his five friends share a unique pastime.
In a tale fit for a Bear Grylls-type survival show, a tiny tuatara has beaten the odds and survived six months with a throng of carnivorous tuatara teens.
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