It's the first time myrtle rust has been found in the region.
Angry Kiwis are sending him hate mail in retaliation.
Are they birds? Are they dandelions? No, it's plastic bags drifting away from a Dunedin landfill.
Environmentalists say it's more proof an extension to the pipeline - Keystone XL - should not go ahead.
It could put down any cat caught without a microchip.
Newshub goes beneath the sea ice with a scuba diving research team.
Conservationists are slamming a decision by the Labour Government to delay a rollout of electronic monitoring of catches on many commercial fishing vessels.
Lady Hillary says Antarctica should be enjoyed and respected.
First came the tents, then came the saws, Breanna Barraclough writes.
He says businesses withholding investment will now be able to make informed decisions.
The app will warn of health and environment concerns at local beaches.
The Donald Trump appointee has claimed mining leads to fewer rapes.
The build-ups of fats, oil, grease and wet wipes are causing havoc in our sewers.
An environmental group says fishers seemed unaware it would harm marine life.
The proposal to join up a number of smaller parks needed unanimous support.
Horticulture NZ wants to meet with the new Labour Government to discuss ways of protecting land from housing for future growth of fruits and vegetables.
A spate of vandalism across Canterbury has the rural community concerned.
Environmentalists are breathing a sigh of relief, but still have concerns about the future of conservation.