Date: 20 November 2017DOC's Battle for our Birds aerial 1080 pest control in western Kahurangi National Park has been completed, making the area’s at-risk native wildlife safer from predators.
Date: 26 October 2017DOC condemns the actions of irresponsible individuals who have illegally released sika deer into North Taranaki conservation forests in alleged retaliation for DOC’s use of 1080 in the region.
Date: 01 August 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationThis year’s Battle for our Birds pest control operations are underway to protect our most vulnerable native wildlife.
Date: 13 July 2017Native species are on the rise thanks to intensive trapping and aerial 1080 operations across Fiordland National Park, latest monitoring results show.
Date: 10 July 2017Source: Department of Conservation and Project JanszoonDOC has launched a captive breeding programme for kākā in the northern South Island.
Date: 25 May 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationBudget 2017 invests an additional $107.8 million to strengthen conservation programmes and manage tourism growth on public conservation land.
Date: 16 May 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationThe Budget will provide DOC with $21.3 million to fight rats and stoats in this year’s beech forest mast.
Date: 05 April 2017Source: Office of the Minister of ConservationSuccessful breeding results for several of our vulnerable native birds is a result of using 1080 to kill predators.