View an alphabetical list of all Meet the Locals video clips.
Watch this video about White Island, an active volcano offshore from Whakatane. Learn how scientists monitor this live volcano.
Watch a video on how to eat in style when you're out in the wild. Tramping doesn’t have to mean eating porridge and two minute noodles.
In this video you'll learn what a lahar is, see the Mt Ruapehu lahar in action, and learn what DOC is doing to monitor and help limit the damage from a future lahar.
Watch a video about one of New Zealand’s most-loved birds - the fantail or pīwakawaka - and the way they help us test the health of the forest, and whether pest control in the area has worked.
The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is known as the best one-day walk in the country. This video shows how to prepare for the walk's tricky terrain and changing weather conditions.
Nestled in a peaceful bush setting, the Tongariro National Trout Centre provides a peek into the world of trout. This video shows why DOC protects an introduced fish.
Visiting a live volcano can be a dangerous experience. Watch this video to find out how and why thousands of visitors a year travel to White Island.
Watch this video to find out why the highly endangered blue duck or whio is thriving on the Whakapapa River.
Being a wildlife photographer is a creative way that you can enjoy New Zealand’s picturesque landscapes, and fascinating wildlife. Watch this video for some tips on wildlife photography.
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