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15 September 2015
There are higher than normal numbers of skinny NZ fur seals along the east coast of New Zealand. Keep them safe by leaving them alone, and keeping dogs under control.
13 July 2015
This year’s Cook Strait Whale Survey counted 137 humpback whales, its highest tally in its 12 years and an encouraging indication their numbers are increasing in New Zealand.
07 April 2015
DOC rangers have rediscovered a native herb that was believed extinct and another herb thought to be extinct in the wild.
19 March 2015
Picton business Dolphin Watch & Nature Tours have become the first SMART Operator in the country in an initiative developed by DOC to increase the protection of marine mammals.
28 January 2015
Due to extreme fire danger, the Acheron Road through Molesworth Station will be closed to vehicles from 7pm Wednesday 4 February.
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