The yellow-eyed penguin, seen on our $5 note, could become extinct on the mainland within decades.
It's a stark reminder of plastic's effect on the environment.
DoC's plans to revitalise a small West Coast settlement is facing controversy.
New Zealand’s threatened species will pay the ultimate price otherwise, writes Kimberly Collins.
Taking, killing, injuring, herding or disturbing the animal are all permitted.
It's not a Budget announcement, so new money is not expected.
Symptoms similar to those of the disease have been found at another Northland nursery.
It's feared the fungus could endanger New Zealand's export reputation.
It's happening as the National Party conference kicks off in Taupō.
The resultant iceberg would be three times the size of Stewart Island.
The pale-haired, blue-eyed orangutan had been held captive by locals.
Now 72 percent of native fish are considered threatened with extinction.
A scientist's proven how effective the creature is at camouflage, posting a photo which has stumped the internet.
The answer to the world's plastic peril could be a humble caterpillar - and the discovery was a complete accident.