They see it just as "irresponsible and morally wrong" as eating cows and pigs, study finds.
Otaki River has seen the amount of toxic algae covering it dramatically grow in the last two weeks.
Several researchers and environmentalists have criticised the process.
A major leak to a main supply pipe has led to widespread water restrictions.
How a small group of young campaigners pushed for the Zero Carbon Act to reach Parliament.
Insect numbers are collapsing - and we have "no hope in hell of surviving".
Four of the rare dolphins have been caught in trawling nets this summer.
Based on current trends, insects could be extinct within a century.
A woman had a terrible melt-down after she demanded a disposable cup.
Fishers, boaties and environmentalists are on one side, on the other are the farmers and growers.
Forest & Bird are calling for better protection of the vital ecosystems.
"New Zealanders are ready for regulation to stop the degradation of waterways."
The potential leader of a new 'blue-green' party says existing rules are tough enough - they just need to be enforced.
Is it time to ask how much budget tiki-tourism is costing the country?
Furious residents say both the company and the council are turning a blind eye.
"It's just a trumped up reason for them to be able to march in here."
"The toy is very hot; we didn't expect it to be as hot as it is," its creator admits.