Date: 05 April 2018Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationThe roll-out of 20 innovative cleaning stations has started as part of DOC's efforts to reduce the spread of kauri dieback, Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage announced today.
Date: 16 March 2018DOC is temporarily closing all tracks in Goldie Bush Scenic Reserve from 18 March.
Date: 26 January 2018Source: Ministry for Primary IndustriesThree measures that will strengthen efforts to save kauri trees from dieback disease were agreed by the Kauri Dieback Governance Group when they met yesterday.
Date: 19 January 2018DOC has completed track upgrades in kauri forests throughout the Hauraki, Coromandel and Tauranga districts, to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 20 December 2017Source: Offices of the Minister of Conservation and Minister of BiosecurityThe Government will move immediately to strengthen efforts to protect kauri trees from dieback disease.
Date: 07 December 2017DOC is upgrading two tracks through kauri forest in Dome Forest, near Warkworth, to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 20 November 2017The Te Haua Uru track near Dargaville is sporting a significant new viewing platform, as part of the ongoing fight to protect our native kauri trees.
Date: 13 October 2017DOC is continuing to upgrade tracks throughout kauri forests in the Hauaraki, Coromandel and Tauranga districts to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 03 October 2017DOC is continuing to upgrade tracks throughout our kauri forests to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback disease.
Date: 03 April 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationTāne Mahuta Walk is temporarily closed so a footwear cleaning station can be installed.
Date: 31 May 2016We have begun upgrading tracks through our kauri forests to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 18 February 2016DOC has closed Manaia Sanctuary and the Hukarahi Block to prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 17 December 2015Logues Bush Scenic Reserve, 11km north east of Wellsford, has been closed to the public to prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 14 April 2015DOC has installed a new boot cleaning station on the popular Hakarimata Walkway.
Date: 31 March 2015Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationConservation Minister Maggie Barry has closed Albany Scenic Reserve until further notice to prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
Date: 09 February 2015The second national Kauri Dieback Symposium held on 14 and 15 February 2015 in Hokianga highlighted that containment of the disease is currently our best weapon.
Date: 02 February 2015The Department of Conservation supports the proactive action by a Northland Iwi in placing a rahui over two maunga near Kaiwaka in Northland.