Weather patterns being controlled by US military

For over 33 years we have been ‘told’ that global warming and climate change is ‘man…

Mixed messaging over Three Waters plan

Government announcements about its Three Waters programme were meant to assuage public concerns about the reforms.…

China exploiting kids in race for cobalt

Are Electric Vehicles really clean? They run on dirty energy and blood of children as young…

20c bottle return scheme gets a boost

The Kiwi Bottle Drive, New Zealand’s community campaign for bottle deposits, is calling for public submissions…

Guilty – bottom trawler owned by Talley’s fished illegally 14 times

Environmentalists and recreational fishing groups today heralded the guilty verdict delivered to a Talley’s-owned bottom trawler,…

Majority of Hauraki Gulf forum members vote for co-governance of Auckland’s water playground

The Hauraki Gulf Forum voted 11-7 in favour of changing its composition to that of a…

True value of wetland areas to be celebrated

Wetlands are like giant kidneys, protecting the health of waterways by helping to dilute and filter…

Poll shows 80% of Kiwis want bottom trawling banned

Greenpeace NZ is renewing its call for the New Zealand Government to ban bottom trawling on…

Climate change does not present a serious threat to financial stability – report

Press Release – Tailrisk Economics An extensive review of climate change and the risks to financial…

Regional mayors kick back against Three Waters decision

Ashburton District Mayor Neil Brown, with the support of local elected Councillors, has added his name…

Once the covid lockdowns end, so the climate lockdowns could begin

As covid-19 spread governments introduced lockdowns in to prevent a public-health emergency from spinning out of…

Three Waters proposal should be flushed down the drain

By Chris Leitch, Leader Social Credit Party Ratepayers and water users are being forced by the…

Have your say on the future of Glyphosate weed killer in New Zealand

Just over two months into its call for information on the herbicide glyphosate, the Environmental Protection…

Farmers increasingly angry at government

Federated Farmers President Andrew Hoggard says he’s not surprised frustration and anger about the deluge of…

High level of microplastics around Bay of Plenty moana

Following the Government’s recent announcement to phase out single-use plastics, a University of Waikato study has…

Cameras on boats – finally, a win for transparency

After advocating for years, WWF-New Zealand is thrilled we are able to celebrate the Government’s announcement…

Shark finning in New Zealand will continue until onboard cameras are compulsory

New Zealand exported 13.5 tonnes of shark fins last year. While it became illegal to remove…

Ardern asked to stop Japan dumping radioactive water into the ocean

Amnesty International is calling on the New Zealand Government to oppose the Government of Japan’s decision…

Time running out to have your say on water fluoridation

If you want to have your say on whether the nation’s water should be fluoridated at…

Call to increase size of Auckland marine reserve to protect crayfish

Even inside fully-protected marine reserves crayfish numbers have plummeted and numbers outside reserves are likely much…

Jacinda Ardern makes a grab for fish and game industry

The government through the Department of Conservation is making a major play for state ownership of…

Oooops! Broken cable leaves 25-tonne mining machine on seabed

A broken cable has resulted in the mining company Global Sea Mineral Resources (GSR) losing control…

New Zealand’s land cover, soil quality, and land fragmentation report

A new environmental report released today by the Ministry for the Environment and Stats NZ, presents…

Call for Japan to stop Fukushima radioactive wastewater dumping

Amnesty International is calling on the New Zealand Government to oppose the Government of Japan’s decision…

More needs to be done to improve water quality

Recent images of thousands of fish dying in an Otago stream and estuary are symptomatic of…

Talleys in deepwater after illegal fishing

Talley’s deepwater fishing division, Amaltal, has today been found guilty of illegally bottom trawling in the…

Plans to expand Dairy Flat airport

Owners of the North Shore Airport (Dairy Flat Aero Club) have made an application to the…

Rally raises concern over 5G wireless

A public rally for Safe Technology New Zealand was held in Queen St on Saturday 10…

Greenpeace calls for cameras on all fishing boats

Greenpeace has today launched a call for the incoming government to prioritise cameras on boats across…