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21 December 2020
DOC is urging tourists and locals of Fletcher Bay to keep water usage low during a tough drought season.
22 December 2020
DOC and kiwi protection groups are urging dog owners to have their pets trained to avoid kiwi, after a spate of recent deaths of the national icon on the Coromandel.
23 October 2020
A male kūaka/godwit is the talk of the global ornithological community after setting what appears to be a new world record for a non-stop migration marathon from Alaska to the Firth of Thames.
05 October 2020
People planning on a forest camping experience in Hauraki’s picturesque Kauaeranga Valley are being urged to book early ahead of what is expected to be a particularly busy summer season.
09 September 2020
A vision of a “bush to beach” corridor free of weeds and pests is driving the efforts of eastern Coromandel’s Otama Reserves Group (ORG).
29 July 2020
Coromandel’s “loo with a view” got its quarterly emptying this week.
09 July 2020
Annemieke Kregting has been described as a fantastic resource and supporter of birds in the Coromandel, saving and rehabilitating over 2000 birds at Kuaotunu Bird Rescue Trust.
02 July 2020
Conservation groups on the central east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula are marking a major success, with confirmation of a population kiwi in a scenic reserve in the settlements of Matarangi and Kuaotunu.
25 May 2020
Department of Conservation and Rayonier Matariki Forests
More than 100 homes will be warmer this winter thanks to a new initiative to provide firewood to Hauraki iwi in need.
02 March 2020
Hot summer temperatures are contributing to a large-scale botulism outbreak, a suspected algal bloom and the death of fish trapped in canals in the lower Piako River and Firth of Thames.
28 February 2020
Patrick Crowe isn’t quite on first-name basis with Ohinau Island’s flesh-footed shearwater birds – but he does know which ones will give him a peck.
14 February 2020
A toxic blue green algal bloom is now thought to be the cause of sickness and even death of birds in the Firth of Thames.
14 February 2020
DOC has begun legal proceedings against a Coromandel dog owner after the discovery of a dead kiwi on private property adjacent to public conservation land.
11 February 2020
Visitors to three DOC campgrounds in the northern Coromandel can enjoy fresh new shower and toilet facilities over coming weeks.