Conservation and environmental news & publications: New Zealand
Countries impose tighter regulation of scientific whaling
New rules on whale hunts should stop killing for junk science.
IWC governments to decide on future of scientific whaling
New Zealand mounts a challenge to Japan's controversial hunts, which have have killed more than ...
WWF statement on ICJ whaling case
Today public hearings closed at the International Court of Justice in the case between Australia ...
NZ govt fails Maui’s dolphins on global stage
The New Zealand government has come under fire for opposing action to save the critically ...
Conservation advances at IWC
The 64th annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) closed today with major steps ...
IWC calls for net bans to prevent extinctions
The International Whaling Commission (IWC) has taken up the cause of some of the world’s most ...
Future for endangered whales lies with IWC
The 64th annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) opens today in Panama. The ...
Half measures fail to save Maui’s dolphins from extinction
The New Zealand government has today announced half measures that will fail to save the remaining ...
New Zealand's natural heritage threatened by 20 years of environmental inaction
Less than a month before world leaders meet at a major environmental summit, a new report warns ...
Sanctuary boundaries need to extend south to protect last 55 Maui’s dolphins
WWF-New Zealand is calling on the Department of Conservation to help protect the world’s remaining ...