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22 April 2021
North Island kōkako, bats, kākā, tūi and robin are set for a bumper year thanks to the success of a planned 1080 operation in the Rotoehu Forest area.
13 April 2021
Finding a dead rat outside their classroom was a highlight of week nine for trainees in the Bay Conservation Alliance's Tauira Mahi programme, but it wasn’t a surprise.
01 April 2021
People enjoying Tauranga and Mt Maunganui’s coast and water this Easter are urged to be aware of the presence of great white sharks.
23 February 2021
Office of the Minister of Conservation
Three new Jobs for Nature projects will help nature thrive in the Bay of Plenty and keep local people in work says Conservation Minister Kiri Allan.
09 February 2021
The annual Pureora Forest Park Hunting Competition will return for 2021.
05 February 2021
The Eastern Okataina Walkway has been closed indefinitely due to a large slip and the risk of ongoing rockfall which presents a significant safety risk to track users.
29 January 2021
DOC's shark specialist reminds people travelling to the beach for the long weekend to be aware of those marine animals seen around our coastlines this summer.