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

Bad news for allergy suffers in Europe
Bad news for allergy suffers in Europe

Global warming will bring much more sneezing and wheezing to Europe by mid-century, a new study says…

Unsold food to charity? Genius

France's national assembly has vowed a crusade on food waste in the country by passing a law that will stop supermarkets…

In a spin over climate change

For most of us, it's a tough ask to draw a link between somewhere as warm as Bangladesh and as chilly as Antarctica.

Government not so 'clean and green'

The Government is spending millions on increasing greenhouse emissions, making a mockery of attempts to fight climate change…

'Campbell Island full of ghosts'
'Campbell Island full of ghosts'

Unlikely as it may sound, uninhabited Campbell Island is said to be home for numerous spirits. That's…

Rare privilege to work on Campbell Island

Campbell island is usually cold, wet and windy, throwing classic exposure weather at you for days on end. That's the assessment…

Support for kiwi welcomed

A $11.2 million bag of rescue money for our critically endangered national bird has been welcomed by environmental groups…

Budget 2015: $50m more for Whanau Ora programme

The Budget has allocated a further $50 million injection into the Whanau Ora social services programme despite the Auditor-General…

Budget 2015: Kiwi bird threat boosts conservation funding

A warning about the potential extinction of New Zealand’s national bird has prompted Government to boost funding to conservation…

Sam Judd: Plastic consumption a reason behind port expansion?
Sam Judd: Plastic consumption a reason behind port expansion?

Let's get rid of the single use plastic, reducing the amount of rubbish we are sending on diesel-hungry…

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