Native animal stories
Read the latest stories to be added to the website for 2018.
12 September 2018
Our Director-General Lou Sanson talks about the DOC’s response to the anti-1080 campaign, the Takahē Programme, the recent national park ranger reunion, his visit to Nelson-Marlborough DOC offices, Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tāne Conservation Park, the Backcountry Trust, the DOC Auckland Office move, collaborating with the Māori Language Commission and Conservation Week.
27 July 2018
Our Director-General Lou Sanson talks about the DOC Treaty Partner Summit, the Critter of the Week, sustainability, visits with Taranaki and Whanganui Iwi, Te Rarawa, Te Roroa, Predator Free 2050 updates, the Great Walks booking service, the Nature Heritage Fund committee, Transpower, myrtle rust and the New Zealand Conservation Authority.
05 July 2018
Our Director-General Lou Sanson talks about the budget increase for Conservation, Te Whānau-ā-Apanui, the Parks and Outdoor Recreation DOC scholarships, Predator Free 2050 work by Rotorua Canopy Tours, safety and wellbeing systems, the Sustainable Summits Conference in France and the takahē transfer.
15 May 2018
Our Director-General Lou Sanson talks about the Minister of Conservation's pre-budget announcement; the Health, Safety and Wellbeing award won by DOC staff member Claire Wooldridge Way; Tūhoe; Ngāi Tahu; kākāpō; the Rakiura Māori Islands; and Project Janszoon.