Protecting our way of life

Protecting the environment and the people who live and work in it, for a better way of life.

What's happening


EPA releases findings on Mapara 1080

Report on an aerial 1080 operation that was linked to the deaths of eight cattle in the King Country...


Permission granted for release of wasp biocontrol agent

We've approved the release of a parasitic wasp to control the giant willow aphid.


Native species protection at heart of project

A collaborative project has concluded that the assessment processes for the approval of new hazardou...


Marine dumping consent - appeal and Judicial Review

We note the decision issued today by the High Court in relation to an appeal and Judicial Review.