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The decision to cull the South Island tahr population was made last Wednesday.

Legal action threatened over DoC's major tahr cull 1 hour ago

"You can't just take away the biggest resource to the hunting industry."

Environment

Northland forest under threat if 1080 not dropped - Forest & Bird

Forest & Bird has released footage showing the declining state of Russell State Forest.

1080 protesters have upped their opposition in recent months.

Stay away from 1080 drop, protesters told

Security will be in place, staff mindful of past threats and actions.

Antarctica NZ's acting environmental manager Rebecca Roper-Gee shares how you can live like a researcher.

Four simple lessons you can learn from Antarctica about sustainability

Live like a researcher on Scott Base.

"Something was wrong... I could see the suffering and desperation in his eyes."

Seal rescued after horrible cut from fishing line 'noose'

"Something was wrong... I could see the suffering and desperation in his eyes."

Dave Hansford spoke with Newshub Nation about what he thinks is driving anti-1080 sentiment.

'Uncaring governance' fueling 1080 pushback - author

"1080 has become the symbol for a much broader social resistance."

Environment

DoC investigating possible 1080 cow deaths

"We have been working closely with the landowner concerned to confirm exactly what happened."

Mike Joy on The AM Show.

Govt not being 'ballsy and strong enough' on environment

Mike Joy, who feuded with Sir John Key, says the current Government's not doing enough either.

The protestors said the animals had been killed by 1080.

Road-kill birds used in 1080 demonstration, protester claims

The protesters previously said the animals were killed by 1080.

It took five minutes for the owner to control their dog.

Horrific footage of dog attack on fur seal outrages DoC

It took five minutes for the owner to control their dog.

Jan Wright on The AM Show.

NZ 'lucky' to have 1080 in the fight against predators

The former Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment describes being "blown away" by how well it works.

David Parker confronted by anti-1080 protesters.

David Parker clashes with 1080 protesters outside Parliament

Demonstrators placed dead birds and fake 1080 on the Beehive's front steps.

Rod Oram speaking to Finn Hogan from Newshub Nation.

How NZ must transform to combat climate change

We have to 'create a new civilisation' within decades, says author Rod Oram.

Russell Norman fears history could repeat itself.

Big oil capable of Rainbow Warrior-level sabotage - Greenpeace

Russell Norman fears history could repeat itself.

Environment

1080 dump puts human health at risk, lawyer argues

Court action has been filed to prevent it being dropped in the Hunua Ranges.

The airline is doing away with millions of single-use plastic items.

Virgin Australia removes straws from its aircraft and lounges

The airline is doing away with millions of single-use plastic items.

There are calls for the Government to introduce subsidies or rebates for buyers of electric vehicles.

Calls for Government to incentivise owning electric cars

Advocates say rebates or subsidies should be introduced for the clean, green vehicles.

1080 is an effective, but controversial pest control poison.

'Fake news and false facts' driving opposition to 1080

Forest and Bird says protesters out today have got it wrong.

The poison has been blamed for tainting the environment and killing native wildlife.

1080 protesters continue war for national ban despite public push-back

The science was supposed to be settled - but the debate won't go away.

The increasing influx has been helped by an abnormally mild winter.

NZ pest plague inbound for spring

Hungry rodents are breeding an army.