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Te Kuiti ranger Doug Taucher retires on Monday. Read about his 43 years as a ranger for the Forest Service then DOC.

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Today is World Ranger Day, a day to celebrate the amazing things our hundreds of hard-working rangers do across Aotearoa all year round. Here’s a snapshot of the wide variety of jobs our rangers do on a daily basis.

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DOC’s Don Herron shares his experiences from his night working as the Duty Ranger on Matiu/Somes Island.

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Come behind the scenes and into the jobs and personalities of the people who work at DOC. Today we profile Kristina Mottlova, Visitor Centre Ranger at Franz Josef.

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Come behind the scenes and into the jobs, the challenges, the highlights, and the personalities of the people who work at the Department of Conservation (DOC). Today we profile Jamin Barkley, Orange Fronted Parakeet Ranger, Operations (Temp) in Rangiora.

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Sam Sutherland tells us about her time as a Flora Assistant Ranger in South Marlborough over summer.

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It’s dinner time and Matthew Mold, a ranger on Tiritiri Matangi Island, gets a call from a frantic woman who has lost her passport.

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