Conservation and environmental news & publications: New Zealand
Tuna fishing fleets in the Pacific pose danger to wildlife at sea
Thousands of seabirds and significant numbers of sharks and marine turtles are being caught and ...
Kiwis of the Sea: New Zealand dolphins under threat
Endemic to the coastal waters of New Zealand, Hector's and Maui's dolphins are increasingly ...
Conservation implications of allocation under the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission
Allocation of fishing rights is an area of increasing focus in assessing the inability of regional ...
The long journey back: Humpback whale migration through New Zealand’s Cook Strait
With humpback whale populations "vulnerable" to extinction worldwide, scientists are racing against ...
Island nations commit to protect their futures
Island nation leaders attending the eighth Conference of the Parties to the Convention on ...
Marine Protected Areas - providing a future for fish and people
Marine protected areas (MPAs) offer a range of benefits for fisheries, people and the marine ...
Asia Pacific Ecoregion Big Wins Update
China's rising wood imports a threat to the world's forests
Because of its rapidly rising demand for wood, China is set to lead the world's wood market and ...
Un-muddying the waters
Nine years ago, Fred Lichtwark put a sign on the community notice board of his town in New Zealand. ...
Case Studies A. Saba Marine Park, Netherlands Antilles B. Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Belize C. ...