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- Monday, 11 August 2014

The West Coast Penguin Trust’s penguin-proof fence on the Coast Road is almost finished, thanks to a $8000 boost.
Trustee Leon Dalziel said...

- Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Work has started on installing distance markers 1km apart along the West Coast Wilderness Trail, starting at the Greymouth end.

By Laura Mills
- Tuesday, 15 July 2014

West Coast iwi Te Runanga o Makaawhio is concerned after buffers around waterways were removed from two pending 1080 helicopter poison drops.

- Thursday, 03 July 2014

Hokitika last month had its warmest June day in 149 years, when the town had just been carved out of the bush by its first hardly settlers.

- Wednesday, 25 June 2014

An international science team plans to drill a 1.3km-deep hole into the Alpine Fault, near Whataroa, later this year to find out more about the ‘...

By Janna Sherman
- Monday, 23 June 2014

The Department of Conservation plans to build a new viewing platform to improve visitor safety at the Hokitika Gorge.

By Laura Mills
- Friday, 20 June 2014

Parliament will be asked to pass urgent legislation to enable the recovery of native timber blown over in Cyclone Ita on West Coast public...

Janna Sherman
- Wednesday, 11 June 2014

At least 500 chickens were destroyed yesterday in a Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) operation at a Kaihinu
property, on the outskirts...

- Thursday, 05 June 2014

Former Minister of Conservation Helen Clark says she has “no recollection whatsoever” of the Haast-Hollyford road reserve being removed from maps...

By Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Monitoring for the international weather research project based at Hokitika Airport will ramp up this week once specialised equipment is set up....

By Brendon McMahon
- Tuesday, 06 May 2014

The West Coast Wildneress Trail is open for business despite storm damage, although one section requires “significant remedial work” over at least...

- Tuesday, 15 April 2014

West Coast leaders have signed their support for the proposed Haast-Hollyford highway.

- Thursday, 27 March 2014

The Lake Brunner Community Catchment Care Group and volunteers were busy at the weekend bedding in about 2500 native plants at the Lake Poerua...

- Wednesday, 19 March 2014

The Department of Conservation has begun the mass vaccination of Haast and Okarito kiwi chicks after seven young birds — some of the rarest kiwis...

Otago Daily Times
- Thursday, 23 January 2014

Few New Zealanders realise their country would be under water without the titanic geological clash of two tectonic plates, which also formed the...