Archives For Matiu Somes Island

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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Today’s photo is the impressive view of Matiu Somes Island taken during ranger Don Herron’s morning commute to work.

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DOC’s summer interns recently embarked on a two-day adventure to learn about the conservation efforts on Matiu/Somes Island.

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Ranger Don Herron describes the hefty loads and amazing pikelets that are part of delivering supplies by barge to Matiu/Somes Island.

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Today’s photo of the week is of a very special Wellington green gecko on Matiu Somes Island.

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Wellington was recently named one of the hottest cities in the world. Learn more about some of the places managed by DOC that tell the story of this busy little city.

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