Have your say on the draft Wellington Conservation Management Strategy. Submissions closed 4 April 2017.
See a summary of submissions on the proposed new levy to fund the Game Animal Council’s activities and find out what the next steps are.
The forum called for submissions on 20 site proposals for possible inclusion in a network of marine protected areas. Submissions closed 20 December 2016.
Have your say on the proposed Kiwi Recovery Plan 2017-2027. Submissions closed 28 February 2017.
Have your say on the Minister of Conservation's intention to grant a concession to Westpower Limited to construct and operate a run of the river hydro scheme on the Waitaha River on the West Coast. Submissions closed 14 November 2016.
Have your say on the discussion paper for a proposed conservation and environment science roadmap. Submissions close 7 September 2016.
Have your say on the review of the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park Management Plan.
The proposed amendment was to extend the Heaphy Track mountain biking season to 1 April – 30 November, excluding Easter. Submissions closed 12 July 2016.
Have your say on the review of the Westland Tai Poutini National Park Management Plan.
The draft Conservation Services Programme Annual Plan for 2016/17 contains the research proposals that will be subject to cost recovery from the commercial fishing industry.
Have your say on a range of options and recommendations for mitigating both human-induced and natural threats to New Zealand sea lions/rāpoka. Submissions closed on 19 August 2016.
Have your say on the government's proposals to improve the management of fresh water in New Zealand. Submissions closed Friday 22 April 2016.
DOC seeks submissions about any changes in status of New Zealand vascular plant taxa. Submissions closed 31 July 2016.
Have your say on a proposal for a new approach to marine protection in New Zealand. Submissions closed 11 March 2016.
The Paparoa National Park Management Plan became operative on 1 February 2017 following a full, formal review.
Submissions on the draft plan closed on 16 August 2016. DOC, Ngāti Whare and the Bay of Plenty Conservation Board have revised the draft plan and are currently considering comments received from the NZCA and Minister of Conservation.
Submissions on the draft plan closed on 11 October 2016. We are now working with the Ngāti Manuhiri Settlement Trust and the Auckland Conservation Board to respond to submissions and revise the plan.