26 November 2009
More leopard seals than usual have been visiting Napier lately, prompting a message from the Department of Conservation to leave them alone to rest, but tell DOC where they are so their health can be checked, and we can learn more about them.
23 October 2009
It has been ten years next month since Te Tapuwae o Rongokako Marine Reserve was established. DOC are running a photo competition as part of the ten year anniversary celebrations. The theme is Happy 10th Anniversary Te Tapuwae o Rongokako Marine Reserve.
23 September 2009
In keeping with the theme, get involved and who knows, Friday, 18 September 2009 marked the last day of this year’s Conservation Week activities on the East Coast. A pilot initiative to establish a traditional Maori medicine (rongoa) garden took place at Pokai Marae, Tikapa, Ruatoria.