Western weka, Sinbad Valley in FiordlandPHOTO: Sabine Bernert ©
October is Save Kiwi Month. Join the Quest for Kiwi or the Great Kiwi Morning Tea. There are heaps of ways to get involved.
Owhango School student Liam Edhouse recounts his mission searching for kiwi eggs with DOC ranger Jenny Hayward in the Rangataua Forest .
Lou discusses the two recent Deed of Settlement signing ceremonies, his visit to one of our newest huts, and the new Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary.
Intern Lindsay Wickman tells us about some of the work DOC staff are doing to turn around the population decline of the Māui dolphin.
A 620,000 km2 Ocean Sanctuary will be created in the Kermadec region, one of the most pristine and unique environments on Earth.
Nicola Toki is DOC's Threatened Species Ambassador. Her role is to raise awareness and inspire action for our threatened native plants and animals.
One of Arthur’s Pass iconic backcountry huts was burnt to the ground sometime between Thursday and Friday last week.
An application by the Hawke’s Bay Regional Investment Company to exchange land required for the Ruataniwha water storage scheme has been approved by DOC Director General Lou Sanson.