Mystery plastic polluter owns up
Mystery plastic polluter owns up

A mystery surrounding thousands of curious, bright-blue plastic shavings found washed up on New Zealand beaches appears…

Herald on Sunday Editorial: Beach busting makes an impact
Herald on Sunday Editorial: Beach busting makes an impact

Our Beach Busters campaign, in association with Sustainable Coastlines, continues this weekend as hundreds of people take…

Beach Busters: Hundreds pitch in to help
Beach Busters: Hundreds pitch in to help

Volunteers, businesses and celebrities are pitching in to help our Beach Busters campaign. Sustainable Coastlines has recorded…

Beach Busters: What is washing up on our shoreline?
Beach Busters: What is washing up on our shoreline?

Beach volunteers cleaning up the country's coastline are scratching their heads over this piece of distorted, clear plastic…

Environment

NZ sea lion a cold-blooded killer?
NZ sea lion a cold-blooded killer?

Researchers mapped out the homicidal histories of over 1000 mammals - and found NZ's sea lion among…

Napier port noise addressed

Residents living within industrial earshot of Napier Port may be in for quieter times after the port and its neighbours…

Brian Fallow: Climate change not just about carbon

COMMENT: Ex-Minister suggests new way to tackle emissions.

Fears wallabies wilfully released

The Otago Regional Council fears someone is intentionally releasing wallabies in Otago and is warning the culprit they face…

Shaw takes finance role in Green reshuffle
Shaw takes finance role in Green reshuffle

The Green Party has reshuffled its caucus ahead of the departure of MP Kevin Hague.

Cameron's plea for Kermadec sanctuary

Film director James Cameron says he hopes the Government manages to establish an ocean sanctuary around the Kermadec Islands…

DOC land swap fight heads to Supreme Court

Progress on the Ruataniwha Dam has suffered another delay, as an appeal on a controversial land swap is taken to the Supreme…

Watch: Subdivision or wildlife reserve?

NZ Herald Focus: Passionate environmentalists are determined to preserve a significant piece of bush and wetlands, right…

video Watch NZH Focus: Subdivision or Wildlife Reserve?

Passionate environmentalists are determined to preserve a significant piece of bush and wetlands, right on Auckland's doorstep…

Spreading wallabies in Otago Regional Council's sights
Spreading wallabies in Otago Regional Council's sights

We will find you and we will kill you - that is the message the Otago Regional Council is set to issue…

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