Latest Department of Conservation New Zealand News

New whitebait season start date
Pānui – Rāhui Tongariro Alpine Crossing 6 August
DOC appeals for information after leopard seal shot at Oreti River Southland
DOC aware of works to renew main wharf at Matiatia
No place for pets in Egmont National Park
Feedback sought on action plan to protect sharks
DOC ranger to study marine protection in Indonesia
Public asked to avoid dead whale near Dunedin
Book online for summer stays at Marfells Beach Campsite
Climate change challenging whio
West Coast stewardship land public notification extended
Vulnerable native birds nesting on our braided rivers
Conservation Week 2022 dates announced
Land transfer proposed for sacred Waikato site
Seal sightings sought in Hauraki and Coromandel
Tale of two halves for rock wren/tuke
Review to consider Rangitahi/Molesworth future management
Clam shells and corals result in CITES infringement fines
Beheaded dolphin found at Auckland beach
Poor behaviour at Mangatutu Hot Springs could cause closure
Otago CMS partial review approval expands possibilities for bicycle trails
Pallets put to use on peat lake pests
Seal silly season strikes again
Boatie fined for illegal island landing
Community collaboration to restore local treasure
Whakaipo Bay patience reaches end of road
Poisoning suspected as dead birds recovered
DOC consults on plans to deal with Ulva Island rat invasion
Cave closes to save spiders
New tools brought to Kaimanawa horses management
Dolomite Point ceremony
Rare native mistletoe population discovered in Eastern Bay of Plenty
Sea snake video results in conservation donation
Budget 2022: Tackling biodiversity crisis through predator control and marine protection
Endangered birds set course for new home
Great Walks in demand as they hit 30
Smeagol ‘gravel maggot’ leaves its rare mark on remote West Coast
Research on repellents to keep kea safe
Paparoa Track reopens ahead of schedule
Dead Hector’s dolphin at Te Waewae Bay, Southland
Deep-water cameras explore hidden depths of Kaikōura Canyon
Possum found on Great Barrier Island
Milford booked in record time
DOC summer visitor insights 28 April
Tangoio Falls Track closed by landslide
Boosting biggest city’s environment cred
Long life for whio with missing lower wing
Roadside rescue pays off for kiwi chick