Contacts for media enquiries
See regional Conservation Week media releases
18 October 2019
A highlight of the 50th Conservation Week in Waikato saw over one hundred children from neighbouring schools get together to help restore habitat near Lake Whangape.
17 September 2019
Charges have been brought against two men for removing bracket fungus from the Waireinga/Bridal Veil Falls Track near Raglan. The men appeared in the Hamilton District Court on Tuesday morning.
07 June 2019
Fans of the 1349 steps to the Hakarimata Summit at Ngaruawahia will find a few less to run up this weekend.
15 April 2019
DOC is upgrading the Hakarimata Summit Track in the Waikato region to prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
04 March 2019
DOC are inviting hunters and the community to join in family-friendly events and activities for the annual deer hunting competition in Pureora Forest Park.
18 February 2019
DOC and local iwi made the decision to euthanise a pygmy sperm whale, suspected of stranding itself, at Te Kopua near Raglan.