IntroductionFind publications about conservation work on DOC-managed lands including reports for the Protected Natural Areas (PNA) Programme (PNAP).
Bream Bay Strategic Plan
The Bream Bay Strategic Plan is an operational strategy for the conservation of Bream Bay, a 10-km coastal strip on Northland's east coast.
Eastern Wairarapa ecological district
This report describes the most significant natural areas not already protected for nature conservation in the Eastern Wairarapa ecological district and recommends areas for protection. This report is part of the Protected Natural Areas Programme (PNAP).
Ecosystem services of protected areas and ecological corridors within the Kaimai-Tauranga Catchments: Technical report series 2
This study summarises the natural values of the Kaimai-Mamaku catchment. It also assesses the relative economic, recreational and ecological benefits of conservation land and ecological corridors within the study area.
Game change proposal for conservation in New Zealand
This paper presents eight high value potential sites for transformational conservation investment.
Guidelines for researchers in East Coast Bay of Plenty
Guidelines for minimising risks to researchers, the public, structures and facilities, New Zealand's indigenous fauna and flora, and sites within the East Coast Bay of Plenty Conservancy from any research activity.
Karst management guidelines
Karst is widely distributed throughout New Zealand, often on public conservation land managed by the Department of Conservation, but it is a very minor component of the overall landscape - which makes what is there special.
Northland Conservancy ecological districts survey reports
View reconnaissance survey reports of some of Northland's ecological districts for the Protected Natural Areas Programme (PNAP).
Otanewainuku Ecological District Survey Report
This Protected Natural Areas Programme (PNAP) report contains a large amount of information on the ecological values of the Otanewainuku Ecological District and is a significant reference work as it also gives guidance as to the conservation priorities.
Pukaha Mount Bruce captive management strategic direction 2010-2015
This publication identifies the strategic direction of the captive management programme at the Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre in Wairarapa over the next five years.
Report on debris flood recovery and rehabilitation of Matata Wildlife Refuge Reserve (Te Awa O Te Atua Lagoon): Technical report series 3
The Matata Wildlife Refuge Reserve (Te Awa O Te Atua Lagoon) is at risk from debris, siltation, infilling and subsequent lowering of the lagoon’s water levels.
Wairarapa Plains Ecological District
This report describes the most important natural areas in the Wairarapa Plains Ecological District not already protected for nature conservation and recommends areas for protection. This report is part of the Protected Natural Areas Programme (PNAP).