Govt accused of spending 'loose change' on climate but minister says Budget packs $2.3b.
Warm summer could mean yet another pest-fuelling beech mast in parts of NZ, DOC says.
Port workers should get paid breaks to ensure they get the Covid-19 shot, union says.
NZ scientists in project to tackle plant disease hitting cannabis crops around the world.
Urban sprawl is eating NZ's best land for crops, hurting our ability to feed ourselves.
What has decades of intensive dairying and urban sprawl meant for NZ's best land?
The Climate Change Commission has proposed a cut to livestock numbers. Is it inevitable?
If all of us moved to climate-friendly diets, what difference would it make to emissions?
RMA to be replaced by three acts focused on environment, development and climate impacts.
From decarbonising cars to managing methane, the new climate report offers many positives.
A new model offers a grim outlook for NZ's mission to be pest-free by 2050.
Govt told NZ must cut cow numbers and get most Kiwis in EVs to hit climate targets.
Amid a pandemic NZ saw its seventh hottest year in 2020, carrying on a dire warming trend.
Some spots could hit 30C this week, with warm, sunny weather in store for most regions.
December 1 is officially the first day of summer.
New case justifies concern over sea ports being possible virus entry points, expert says.
Despite decades of work, NZ's native birds are closer to the brink now than 40 years ago.
Govt moves to turn around NZ's rampant biodiversity loss with ambitious 30-year strategy.
Parts of NZ sourcing drinking water from rivers regularly polluted with harmful pathogens.
NZ's buildings, water supplies and population rated at "extreme risk" of climate impacts.
Top-level panel backs replacing NZ's linchpin environment legislation with new laws.
Canterbury's cows singled out alongside Auckland's cars for driving NZ emissions.