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

video Inside London's Massive Sewer Tunnel Project
Inside London's Massive Sewer Tunnel Project

Billions of dollars are being spent on a massive super sewer to take away London's vast output of waste…

Property bosses draw up wishlist

Property and construction bosses want the Government to reform the Resource Management Act, an extension of Special Housing…

How compact cities help curb climate change

As the world urbanises at break-neck speed, the way we design growing cities will heavily determine the environmental impact…

Largest climate protest ever?

Celebrities, political leaders and the masses rallied in New York and across the globe demanding urgent action on climate…

Property chiefs hope for RMA, housing reform
Property chiefs hope for RMA, housing reform

Property and construction bosses want Resource Management Act reform, Special Housing Areas extended…

Lucy's next job - help Iron Man

Lucy Lawless is heading back to the United States and straight back to work after two months of lending support to the Greens…

In praise of adventure

What kid doesn't like exploring, but how do you make that a lifelong passion? Inspired by the National Geographic Live…

Volunteers help to protect kokako

Auckland Council needs volunteers to protect rare and endangered kokako living in bush just south of the city. The gradual…

Sam Judd: Dirty development dollars?

In the third of a series of four articles about Small Island Developing States, Sam Judd discusses the aid funding provided…

$146,000 for Otago skinks is money well spent - Nick Smith
$146,000 for Otago skinks is money well spent - Nick Smith

Skinks might not be as ''sexy'' as other endangered wildlife but giving $146,000 to support the work…

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National

Good samaritan bashed
Good samaritan bashed

An Auckland woman been seriously injured after she was struck on the back of the head when she stepped in to stop a bag…

Ten months for cop's apology
Accused subjected to online threats
NZ site sells metal knuckle dusters to gang members
Cunliffe's marathon caucus meeting
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