Photo of a tūī resting on a branch.
Image: Richard Rossiter | ©
Whether you’re a local, or you’re here on holiday, we all have a shared responsibility to look after this awesome place.
A behind the scenes look at how DOC cares for NZ's native species and natural environment. Our latest episode features DOC legend Herb Christophers sharing his experiences as a science communicator.
Show us your favourite wild animal and you could win our CITES prize pack. Competition open 3 to 24 February 2020.
New Zealand has been in a biodiversity crisis for more than 100 years – but the effects of climate change could tip our internationally important species over the edge.More
Heroic rescues of frightened dogs from the sub-Antarctic islands will become an even rarer event with the introduction of tracking collars under a new Conservation Dogs Programme (CDP) policy
The Minister of Conservation has announced that the Milford Track will be partially reopened from 26 February.
Two artists have been selected for this year’s Wild Creations, a joint DOC and Creative New Zealand initiative supporting artists to engage with nature and conservation.
Fisheries New Zealand and DOC are seeking public feedback on a proposed network of marine protected areas off the southeast coast of the South Island.More