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  • Joe McLeod and Clinton Naude

    Toolkit to prepare marae for emergency launched

    22 June 2016 2:00 p.m.

    Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) staff from across the country assembled at Te Mānuka Tutahi marae in Whakatāne to launch the Marae Emergency Preparedness Planning Toolkit.

  • Waitao Wetland

    Nga Potiki dig in for Tauranga Harbour

    22 June 2016 10:00 a.m.

    Landowners from the Pirihima Whānau Trust started work yesterday to stop sediment and nutrients running off their farmland and into Te Awanui Tauranga Harbour, and to improve local water quality and wildlife habitat.

  • Pio Shores Dune care group

    Make time for Coast Care

    22 June 2016 10:00 a.m.

    Fresh air, good company and great beaches are just some of the rewards that Coast Care volunteers can reap from helping out with a few hours of dune planting on a Sunday morning. 

  • hovercraft

    Hovercraft trial in Tauranga Harbour

    18 May 2016 10:00 a.m.

    Bay of Plenty Regional Council is trialling an innovative new solution to reducing mangrove spread in Tauranga Harbour this week. It’s the first of its kind in New Zealand.