Contacts for media enquiries
See regional Conservation Week media releases
26 March 2019
Three Abel Tasman National Park islands are now predator free again after a 2017 operation successfully eradicated mice on the islands, says DOC.
15 February 2019
DOC is closely monitoring conditions and will keep areas open wherever it is safe to do so but will be closing some tracks as fire risks increase.
23 January 2019
DOC welcomes the conviction of a Richmond man for killing a kea and says it is an important reminder that killing legally protected kea is unacceptable.