Date: 27 May 2014The Fiordland Link Experience monorail project has been declined by Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith.
Date: 17 September 2013The decision not to lodge an early draft submission on the wider environmental aspects of the Tukituki Catchment Proposal with the Environmental Protection Authority was made by the Department of Conservation.
Date: 21 August 2013Learn about the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment's report into the management and administration of stewardship land.
Date: 17 July 2013The tunnel project proposed by Milford Dart Limited, through the Fiordland and Mt Aspiring National Parks, has been declined by Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith.
Date: 18 June 2014Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith today announced his approval under the Crown Minerals Act for an access agreement for Bathurst Resources for its escarpment mining project on the Denniston Plateau, near Westport.
Date: 13 May 2013The Department of Conservation (DOC) has announced its final decisions on changes to its organisation structure.
Date: 17 April 2013Learn about the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment's report into the status and management of longfin eel.
Date: 05 March 2013Read DOC's response to an inaccurate Sunday Star Times article in which DOC was accused of replacing its New Zealand made products with ones made overseas.
Date: 31 January 2013The well-known businessman and philanthropist, Gareth Morgan, recently launched a public campaign to reduce the impact of cats on native wildlife.
Date: 07 August 2012Learn about the 2012 volcanic eruptions of Te Maari craters on the northern slopes of Mt Tongariro.
Date: 10 June 2011DOC firmly rejects recent claims by some anti-1080 critics that 'DOC spends more than $100 million a year on 1080 operations'.
Date: 22 February 2011Learn about how DOC assisted in the response to the Canterbury earthquake of 22 February 2011.
Date: 13 February 2008Find out how DOC is meeting the challenge of becoming sustainable.
Date: 28 April 1995On 28 April 1995, 14 young people lost their lives when a viewing platform above Cave Creek collapsed and fell. Find out more about what has happened within DOC as a result of the tragedy.