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New weaponry for the war on wasps

Approval has been granted to import and release a hoverfly and beetle to combat wasps.


Application to take water from the Waikato River

Have your say on Watercare Services Ltd's application to draw an additional 150 million litres of wa...

Latest news

Determination on Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

An EPA decision-making committee has determined that the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is not a new organi...


Independent panel approves Wellington-Hutt shared path

Pathway for cycling and walking along the western side of Wellington Harbour has been approved.