View the conservation management plan for the North Head Historic Reserve.
Have your say on the Upper Clutha Track Network Strategy. This strategy will guide the development and maintenance of the Upper Clutha track network for the next 10 years.
Nearly 100 wetland management specialists assembled in Hamilton on 17-19 March 2015 for a symposium focussing on the Ramsar Convention, relating to wetlands of international importance.
DOC says great white butterfly activity around Nelson could pick up in the coming months.
Volunteer with the blue duck/whio at the Tongariro National Trout Centre and take advantage of the unique experiences and learning opportunities on offer.
Saturday 4 April 2015 to Sunday 12 April 2015 - Take part in a modern day game of Hide and Seek using your Smartphone and GR-Codes to become fit and smart.
The Department of Conservation (DOC) has learned a lot about using self-setting traps to rid islands of rats from a trial just completed on Native Island, off Stewart Island/ Rakiura.
This report describes the results of a preliminary assessment of the relative risk to protected coral species from deepwater bottom trawling.
This report describes the results of the refined habitat suitability modelling for protected coral species in the New Zealand EEZ
Discover beautiful, crystal-clear, freshwater springs on a short walk in this reserve.
To celebrate Whio Awareness Month in Fiordland, DOC got its ducks in a row for a quacking good day at the races.
Somewhat ironically, the star attraction of Whio Discovery Day, held in Palmerston North on Sunday, was not our critically endangered whio/blue duck, but Fern the conservation dog.
Māui Dolphin Day, on Sunday 8 March, was a great opportunity for Raglan to celebrate their local taonga.
Friends of Flora has been working hard since 2001 to restore a healthy ecosystem to the Flora Stream catchment of Kahurangi National Park. This film showcases their work and captures some stunning imagery of the park and its inhabitants.
The Chinese Ambassador to New Zealand visited the Pūkorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre on the Firth of Thames recently to farewell bar-tailed godwits and red knots.
Read about the East Coast/Hawke’s Bay Conservation Management Strategy (CMS) consultation process, and find out how to get involved.
Read about the Wellington Conservation Management Strategy (CMS) consultation process, and find out how to get involved.
Comment on the CSP Annual Plan plan for 2015/16. It contains the research proposals that will be subject to cost recovery from the commercial fishing industry. Submissions close 17 April 2015 at 5 pm.
Picton business Dolphin Watch & Nature Tours have become the first SMART Operator in the country in an initiative developed by DOC to increase the protection of marine mammals.
A passionate group of young people will be paddling kayaks made from plastic bottles along the Abel Tasman coastline this weekend to counter plastic pollution and encourage sustainability.