A report looking into the Canterbury Water Management Strategy suggests it had failed in its goals to protect the health of rivers and the environment.
More than 700 traps have been installed around Christchurch as residents work together to rid the city of pests.
Environmental activist will no longer be pursued for trespassing on his tribal land in Horowhenua.
A massive retirement village development is causing all sorts of problems for nearby residents and their properties.
GRAPHIC: At least nine threatened red-billed gulls have been shot, stomped, run over or left for dead.
Inventor of pest trap endorsed by DoC says knock-off traps may be causing unnecessary pain.
A bilingual calendar celebrating the Māori New Year has painted the top of the south in the most beautiful light, says a man who knows what he's talking about.
OPINION: We should feel confident to use our wallets to exercise our conscience, without being sold a pile of dog do.
Government turns down controversial mining application on West Coast conservation land.
Commuting by bus could save Christchurch drivers about $7500 a year but mean an extra two weeks in traffic.
Over 120 properties in the Lower Waitaki have been told to boil their drinking water after high levels E-coli was found in the aquifers.
Environmentalist photographer Pat Murphy describes himself as an ordinary person who wants to makes a difference.
Mangarakau Swamp, Whanganui Inlet and Lake Otuhie, near Farewell Spit, may receive international recognition.
Auckland Zoo is "buzzing" about the arrival of two critically endangered cotton-top tamarin babies.
One-size-fits-all compulsory farm environment plans will not be successful, argues Jamie McFadden.
Taranaki volunteer awarded kiwi conservation project prize
Nuisance algae found for first time yet it may've been there for years.
Doing nothing to lower emissions isn't an option, he told crowd. Not everyone agreed.
OPINION: Tourists already pay plenty - it's just not going towards the great outdoors.
The cost of keeping Christchurch's drinking water safe has spiralled to almost $40million – more than 25 times the city council's initial estimate.
Arapata Reuben wants to see kiwi "run rampant" across the country.
Little spotted kiwis in Auckland's Shakespear park have died as a result of an unmanageable disease.
Stronger measures are needed on cattle grazing near high country river beds according to the outgoing chairman of the Canterbury Aoraki Conservation Board.
Kiwi leave their footprints in the clay tracks on the Harmans' Northland farm.
Heavy rains mean people should stay out of the water in Porirua or risk getting sick.
Gisborne Council knew about storm threat from forestry debris, as farmers ask who will pay for $10m cleanup.
A forestry services company had a plan to cut the use of a toxic gas, but the port can't make it work.
Plastic straws have been scrapped from a busy cafe as owners take them off the menu.
Antarctica is losing about the volume of Wellington Harbour every day in melted ice.
Why 13 whales died in South Taranaki recently remains unknown, but science is revealing some of their secrets.