Date: 18 July 2017Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and Conservation Minister Maggie Barry have announced the Government will control the spread of wilding conifers over an additional five priority areas this year in Canterbury, Otago and Southland.
Date: 28 June 2017Source: Office of the Minister for ConservationAnother $500,000 will be spent on regional projects that target the country’s worst weeds.
Date: 23 June 2017Runner Jean Beaumont will tackle an invasive weed on Colonial Knob during National Vounteer Week.
Date: 20 June 2017Funds from the DOC Community Fund are helping eliminate wilding pines from the outer Marlborough Sounds.
Date: 06 May 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationWilding pines control work has nearly reached its first year target of a million hectares.
Date: 20 March 2017Coromandel Dunes are no longer a safe place for weeds. Last month 75 Weed Warriors were unleashed onto Otama Dune system. With cries of "this means war!" they undertook a search and destroy mission.