DOC ranger with New Zealand robin
Image: One Shot/Dave Buckton © 


Monday 31 July is World Ranger Day, acknowledging the critical work of rangers on the front-line of conservation across the globe. For us, it’s a chance to celebrate the amazing things that our hard-working rangers do across Aotearoa all year round.

Live Q&A session with our rangers

To celebrate World Ranger Day we'll be hosting a LIVE Q&A session with our rangers.

Submit your questions in advance or tune into the video stream online and ask our rangers about their work.

Where: On this page
When: 11 am on Monday 31 July

Our rangers are experts in many areas, but here are some key fields which might inspire your questions:

  • biodiversity
  • species (kiwi, marine mammals, insects and more!)
  • DOC's historic places
  • Predator Free 2050
  • volunteering
  • working in difficult or remote areas.

Our rangers tell us about their day

World Ranger Day globally

The International Ranger Federation organizes World Ranger Day around the globe. Find out more about their work.

World Ranger Day on social media

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