Latest Department of Conservation New Zealand News

First survey of Himalayan tahr on Crown pastoral land
Seasonal search for secretive black mudfish
Protected islands not for dogs
Citizen scientists can help save freshwater fish
More DOC huts and campsites open for online bookings
Godwit breaks record for trans-Pacific marathon
Have your say on future management of cycling on conservation land in Otago
Influx of Kiwis expected on world-famous Tongariro Alpine Crossing
DOC boosts science research with new scholarship
“Jobs for Nature” skydivers upgrade historic glacier view track
Hope blooms for rare kākābeak
Collaboration leads to rare plant translocation
Good news for Fiordland kiwi
New protection for Tasman Bay marine reserves
Minke whale dies after being stuck under a jetty
Caution urged as dotterels begin breeding season
Penguins aren’t playthings
Tangaroa thrives when boaties behave
Pureora planting a milestone for collaboration
Shorebirds start nesting in Eastern Bay of Plenty
Busy Mount Taranaki hut going online
Early booking tip for Kauaeranga camping experience
Conservation Minister plants two millionth tree in Raglan restoration
Cape Kidnappers access on track for Labour Weekend
Whale washed ashore on Pakiri beach
Waitomo walkway a finalist in Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards
Popular backcountry hut burns to ground
Ready, set, go… for New Zealand’s most endangered bird
Boost for Kaweka kiwi conservation
NZ’s most prestigious conservation award – Loder Cup presented to Graeme Atkins
Jobs for Nature boost for enhancing Nelson’s Mahitahi River
Options Development Group appointed as partial reviews of conservation policies get under way
Mental health a key benefit to spending time outdoors
Anglers delight as Fishing Season 2020 set to commence
Illegal landings net chopper company and pilot hefty fines
Survey highlights motivations for time in nature
DOC 2019/20 visitor data
Conservation law enforcement pilot for Mahaanui
Challenges for tūturuatu conservation highlighted on Mana Island
Tahr control detail finalised for 2020/21
Casey Hut opening
Whitebaiting season makes a frustrating start in Eastern Bay
Threatened wildlife thrown a lifeline with new support package
Conservation rule breakers may face fines
“Bush to beach” corridor aim for Otama Reserves Group
Community conservation fund grant a building block for runanga
National Wetland Trust gains further funding for Rotopiko work
Ruapehu whio and kiwi to benefit from community conservation boost