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Date: 18 October 2017A new partnership between DOC and Christchurch Helicopters to help save our rarest forest bird, the orange-fronted parakeet/kākāriki karaka, was announced at an event in Christchurch today.
Date: 18 October 2017DOC has praised Canterbury businesses for getting involved in conservation and helping to make a difference for our native wildlife and habitats.
Date: 11 October 2017DOC is seeking information from the public about a vicious attack by a dog on a seal on South New Brighton beach in
Date: 12 September 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationTwo community groups have been acknowledged for their outstanding leadership and dedication to eradicating predators.
Date: 25 August 2017DOC is reminding drivers to keep a close watch out for kea at Arthur’s Pass after two birds were killed.
Date: 22 August 2017Source: Office of the Minister of Conservation51 black stilt/kakī are being released at Mount Gerald station in the Mackenzie Basin today.
Date: 15 August 2017DOC is urging the public to come forward with information after 58 lizards were found stuffed in a discarded lunchbox at the Christchurch Botanical Gardens.
Date: 23 June 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationA new breeding aviary will be built for the world’s rarest wading bird, the black stilt/kakī.
Date: 20 June 2017DOC’s costs in helping fight the Port Hills fires in Christchurch earlier this year have added up to more than $4.5 million.
Date: 27 April 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationNew traps are protecting the critically endangered orange-fronted parakeet in Canterbury.
Date: 04 April 2017DOC says a recent conviction for breaching the Whitebait Regulations 1994 should deter other people from breaking the rules.
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