Today’s photo is of the threatened Wellington green gecko, which is only found in the southern half of the North Island.

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DOC’s Outward Bound scholarship offers a development opportunity for our future conservation leaders. Guy McDonald, a previous scholarship recipient, shares his experience.

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Kiwibank shares DOC’s mission to actively be involved in protecting what is ‘ours’ for future generations. This is why they have joined forces with us to support the Conservation Dogs programme.

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The kererū is a large bird with iridescent green and bronze feathers on its head and a smart white vest. The noisy beat of its wings is a distinctive sound in our forests.

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Director-General Lou Sanson talks about Conservation Week, his recent visit to Croatia’s stunning national parks, and DOC’s new partnership with Kiwibank in his latest update.

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Ranger Lee Barry headed to Matiu/Somes Island to check on the local geocaches ahead of the National Geocaching Challenge, running during Conservation Week (10-18 September).

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Todays photo is of a Tīeke/saddleback in Polhill. The saddleback or tīeke belongs to New Zealand’s unique wattlebird family.

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