National pledges fall short of goal to keep global warming below 2 degrees, says Europe's climate chief.
A Rotorua man failed to learn his lesson after being charged for poaching trout, offending again just over a month later.
A potentially dangerous leopard seal has paid a visit to a northern Auckland beach.
The elephant seal has gone back out to sea after the death of her pup.
Greenpeace is raising the red flag about dozens of spill-related incidents at oil fields off Taranaki.
She's safeguarded 13 kiwi birds for a year, and shows no signs of slowing down.
A rare weather phenomenon is set to scorch Nelson this spring and summer, with drought and scrub fires likely.
Talkative kiwi Tihoihoi is the 300th chick the zoo has reared and released into the wild.
Almost four tonnes of oil has spilled into New Zealand's harbours and oceans since the Rena disaster.
Hokio Beach residents have told the Waitangi Tribunal that their water is "putrid".
The elephant seal pup born on Timaru's Caroline Bay beach has died.
A cow carcass was left to rot and seep into the main water supply of a Waikato school.
Steve-O stunt spurs on Wellington's bath tub orca captivity protester.
A University of Auckland summer research project has captured pests in the Waitakere Ranges on camera.
A Pirongia group is helping save kokako in Pureora Forest Park.
Poisoned carrots left in a dog walking area in Hamilton shouldn't have been there, council says.
A Nelson business duo are minimising waste one green bag at a time.
Christchurch's acting mayor is eager to explore all means to stop deep-sea oil drilling off the Canterbury coast.
Three new salmon farms in the Marlborough Sounds will be up and running in the very near future.
Not everyone is thrilled with plans for NZ's largest marine reserve around the Kermadec Islands.
State-owned farmer invites leading environmentalists to advise it on how to be more sustainable.
An end to dairy conversions is needed if Waikato is serious about cleaning up its waterways, says the Green Party.
The death of an orca calf attributed to boat strike, and the harassment which saw its mother driven off, has prompted a call for boaties to stick to the rules around marine mammals.
A farmer found guilty of starving cows to death has been fined and banned from owning livestock for two years.
From today, shoppers have to pay for a plastic bag at large stores and supermarkets across England.
New Te Anau Department of Conservation boss Greg Lind has been at the heart of the organisation since its beginning.
A live video feed is giving people an intimate peek into the life of a family of kaka.
Mapua professor Todd Kjellstrom says climate change could drive a major global economic decline.
India's capital, New Delhi, set to impose pollution tax, car-free days in effort to improve air quality.
Christchurch has woken to 23 degrees - and is heading for 27C .