Archives For Bay of Plenty

Christmas was fast approaching and most people were anticipating Santa’s reindeer; however, in the Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park, DOC rangers were on the lookout for another sort of flying mammal.

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It’s Conservation Week from the 14th – 22nd of October. We’re celebrating all over the country, here are some of the things our rangers are doing. 

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DOC Ranger Caraline Abbott discusses dogs and the impact on conservation in the Rotorua District.

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A curious newspaper article from 1904 about Karangahake Gorge sent Rebecca Nuttall on a trip to get to the bottom of strange rumours at Karangahake Gorge.

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Many of the staff here at the DOC Rotorua Office are keen mountain bikers and we’re pretty excited about our city hosting the first stage of this year’s Crankworx World Tour.

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Taking the family away on holiday can be expensive. Elizabeth shares her budget friendly ‘miracle’ find in Rotorua.

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DOC staff were invited to the Waimangu Volcanic Valley recently to see the results of their conservation projects.

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