New Zealand and US finally get nod to create world's largest marine reserve but what lies beneath?
A new parasite has been discovered in fish from Central Otago's Lake Hawea, and could be in other southern waterways.
Critically endangered birds call this Southland river home. It didn't stop a farmer from bringing earth-movers in.
As Forest & Bird's annual Bird of the Year competition comes to an end, spare a thought for these 'underbirds' who many Kiwis may not have heard of.
West Auckland 'planeteers' are out to save their road from rubbish.
A swarm of honey bees the size of a basketball is spotted north of Auckland.
"They have to be a certain length and width so a stoat or rat can get in but not a bird."
"I just don't understand how the heck DOC signed this off."
Opinion: Orthodox economics has the attributes of a religion rather than real science.
Napier appears to finally be close to tackling an erosion problem, seven years after a solution was first mooted
A mother and calf stop for some rest in Wellington waters.
Human activities are overwhelming the environment and causing worldwide wildlife populations to drop.
New Zealand's main environmental agency is satisfied with an ironsand mining company's application.
90 per cent of our sea birds and more than a quarter of marine mammals could be wiped out, according to a new report.
It's lucky nobody has been killed by bush fires in the Waitakere Ranges caused by fireworks, a volunteer firefighter says.
A public campaign to purchase pristine wildlife area is agonisingly close to reaching its target - but only has days left.
Mount Aspiring National Park bird predators in for rude shock.
Plastic is not fantastic for one Hawke's Bay school.
Century-old snippet on climate change from a local newspaper has caused consternation.
Some commercial fishermen are concerned that the potential closure of fisheries under a new proposal may force fishermen to go into other areas.
Look out for braided river birds.
The emergence of giant willow aphids in the Tasman district is causing concerns
America's Steve Irwin uses Kiwi invention to dice with death. Will it end in crocodile tears?
Palmerston North people are still tossing rubbish into their recycling bins.
New plan to tackle invasive weed in Lake Karapiro.
"There's little point signing the Paris agreement if all we're doing is buying fake carbon credits from overseas."
A handful of farms want to further intensify the Mackenzie Basin, described as a "stronghold" for rare and threatened native species.
Mapping of Sounds seafloor to reveal mysteries of the deep.
Coastal erosion is spilling 20-year-old rubbish buried in a tip into the sea.
Canterbury's poisonous green lake now has streaks of neon blue, caused by toxic algae.