Archive: November, 2018

Threatened bird species put in appearance at Pauatahanui

  • Published Date 21 Nov 2018

Photo credit: Brendon Doran Yet another nationally endangered bird has returned to the spectacular Pauatahanui Inlet, adding to two other species now also calling the inlet home thanks to the intensive…

Rare native mistletoe blooming on Hutt tracks

  • Published Date 14 Nov 2018

Rare native mistletoe (Peraxilla tetrapetala), known as beech mistletoe, has been spotted lately on a number of tracks in Kaitoke Regional Park and Pakuratahi Forest.

New signs for Kaeaea Track rich in history

  • Published Date 13 Nov 2018

New signs for East Harbour Regional Park's newest track - the Kaeaea Track - were unveiled and blessed on the officially completed pathway on Saturday 10 November, offering a fascinating…

Dung beetles to be rolled out region-wide

  • Published Date 07 Nov 2018

The first region-wide release of non-native dung beetles in New Zealand is just beginning as Greater Wellington Regional Council and Dung Beetle Innovations team up to help communities looking for…

Urban wetland in Porirua reveals healthy fish life

  • Published Date 02 Nov 2018

  Greater Wellington Regional Council staff have been fishing day and night around Porirua harbour's Papakowhai wetland recently - but not for sport or recreation, and not where you'd expect.

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