Latest Media News

The INTECOL local organising committee have established below, a number of fantastic news articles, videos, and social media items from the past year. These articles discuss wetlands and/or water management that is taking place at important wetlands across New Zealand.

This page will be updated with the latest news as it becomes available.

The friendliest city in NZ: Christchurch - Christchurch, New Zealand  
Swamp kauri plunder a tale of misadventure - Northland, New Zealand
Scientist hopes to crack mystery of glass eels' migration to New Zealand - New Zealand
A voice for nature - Whanganui, New Zealand
Reversing 150yrs of lost wetlands - Waikato, New Zealand
Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor Regeneration Plan - Christchurch, New Zealand
Government commits to partnering with community clean up Kaipara estuary - Northland, New Zealand
Waima Waitai Waiora - Northland, New Zealand
Iwi restoration project returns vitality to Auckland's Okahu Bay - Auckland, New Zealand
600 farmers in big water project - Southland, New Zealand
Viaduct on Manawatu-Hawke's Bay highway to protect wetlands - Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Project Title: Restoring a wahi taonga - Te Nohoaka o Tukiauau / Sinclair Wetland - Otago, New Zealand
Bird breeding season approaching - Canterbury, New Zealand
The kaitiaki who's spent over 30 years reforesting a Banks Peninsula reserve - Banks Peninsula, New Zealand
Sediment and run-off putting squeeze on Havelock Estuary - Malborough, New Zealand  
Drinkable Rivers project unveils 'moonshot' vision to regenerate Christchurch's Avon River - Canterbury, New Zealand
The Water Project - Canterbury, New Zealand

Christchurch's new floating wetlands - Canterbury, New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern welcomes godwit protection plan - Waikato, New Zealand

South Waikato dairy farmer's wetland punt pays off - Waikato, New Zealand

Unesco status way to protect Foulden Marr - Otago, New Zealand  
Improvements for Wainono Lagoon in effort to attract visitors - South Canterbury, New Zealand

Updated wetlands info provides key guidance for landowners - Canterbury, New Zealand

Restoring Lake Waikare one tree at a time - Waikato, New Zealand
Humble native's anti-microbial properties could be a new tool in improving waterways - Waikato, New Zealand

Climate change scientists look to Maori and other indigenous people for answers - Matauranga Maori

New project shines spotlight on Canterbury's wetlands - Canterbury, New Zealand  
New Zealand's disappearing wetlands continue to be destroyed - Southland, New Zealand
Draining the swamp kauri swamp - Northland, New Zealand
Project Title: Rangihoua Wetland, Waiheke Island - Auckland/Waiheke Island, New Zealand

Avon-Heathcote estuary receives international recognition as a safe haven for migratory birds - Canterbury, New Zealand

Mangroves: a buffer zone for the coast - North Island, New Zealand
The man helping to save Senegal's mangroves - Senegal, West Africa  
Three benefits of Indonesia's permanent ban on forest clearance - Indonesia  


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