The 20th anniversary of halting native logging. Phil [ Facebook.com Link ]
The 20th anniversary of halting native logging Phil
Elaine Dyett
Tp Annette
Cynthia McConville
13 April 2017

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Cyclone Cook prompts early Easter exodus

Cyclone Cook is skirting the eastern side of the Auckland region, likely bringing brief heavy rain and wind to Waiheke, Great Barrier Island and the south eastern coastal areas of Beachlands, Maraetai, Clevedon and Hunua.

MetService’s forecast track map shows the cyclone to the east of Auckland and heading for the Bay of...
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Auckland Council 04/13/2017
Take care out there, Aucklanders!
Take care out there Aucklanders
Auckland Civil Defence and Emergency Management will be keeping Aucklanders updated on further heavy rains expected today. Please take care.
Auckland Civil Defence and Emergency Management will be keeping Aucklanders updated on
Pedro Silva
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Storm update 9:45pm.
Storm update 945pm
Richard Wilburn
Latest update from Auckland Civil Defence: High winds are expected to hit the region later this morning, bringing further bad weather. As a priority, Great Barrier Island residents are advised to brace themselves for extreme winds in the lead up to midday. Aucklanders are urged to keep a close eye on weather forecasts, plan their day around the conditions and avoid travel if possible.
Latest update from Auckland Civil Defence High winds are expected to hit
Dayoung Byeon
Farzana Mirdad
Maddison Hocking
Latest update from Auckland Civil Defence: More severe weather is likely to affect the region over the next 24 hours and Watercare is urging everyone to reduce water use by 20 litres a day.
Latest update from Auckland Civil Defence More severe weather is likely to
Manju Singh
Amy Her-Lee
Bernie Zhang
Please continue to take care on the roads and reduce your water use.
Please continue to take care on the roads and reduce your water use
Annette Dickinson
Weather update 10 March 9:30am.
Weather update 10 March 930am
Krissy RN
Update 10 March 9:30am

Heavy rain is battering Northland and parts of the Waikato region but hasn’t, as yet, hit Auckland.

Further bursts of heavy rain are expected in the Auckland region between now and Sunday and forecasts will be reviewed throughout the day.

Localised downpours are possible anywhere in the region from Friday and throughout the weekend, with the highest risk times...
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Auckland Council 03/09/2017
We have a long history of defending nature. This month marks 20 years since Native Forest Action (NFA) occupied rimu and beech forests to stop native forests being logged on the West Coast. Forest & Bird joined the coalition of groups that fought and eventually saved these ancient native forests home to threatened species like Okarito brown kiwi (rowi), kākā and kākāriki, from the chainsaws....
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We have a long history of defending nature This month marks 20
Tessa Wiltjer
Monika Griffin
Marion Eldby
"With a healthy dose of naive optimism and a lot of determination, we helped change what seemed like an impossible situation. "

This is an important and inspiring story of activism and people power from Native Forest Action (NFA) - PLEASE SHARE!
With a healthy dose of naive optimism and a lot of determination
Graham Duncan
Ruud Verplancke
Des Watson
When a sizeable security fence needs building to keep troops safe in a Middle East hotspot, who are you going to call? Our Army sappers, that's who. Read about the team that left NZ, bound for Sinai today...
When a sizeable security fence needs building to keep troops safe in
Amber-lee Nui
Nkita Howard
Alastair Knight
Delivered at the National School Counselor of the Year Event

MRS. OBAMA: Hey! What’s going on? Thank you all so much. You guys, that’s a command -- rest yourselves. We’re almost at the end.

Hello, everyone. And, may I say for the last time officially, welcome to the White House. Yes! Well, we are beyond thrilled to have you all here to celebrate the 2017 National School Counselor of...
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US Embassy New Zealand 01/07/2017
Raja Tariq
"Hope Dies Last": Commentary from Captain Adam Meyerson on board The MV Ocean Warrior from the Southern Ocean:
#OpNemesis #SeaShepherd
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Hope Dies Last Commentary from Captain Adam Meyerson on board The MV
Catherine Bold
The Royal New Zealand Navy’s offshore patrol vessel HMNZS Wellington has helped a yacht that ran adrift off Kaikoura’s South Bay after its rigging and engine failed.

HMNZS Wellington was in Kaikoura yesterday for a one-day goodwill visit aimed at showing continued support for the earthquake-stricken seaside town. Members of Coastguard Kaikoura and their families were on board the ship for a...
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Royal New Zealand Navy 12/17/2016
Aston van Gosliga
Dowal Hall
Captain Adam Meyerson gives an update from The MV Ocean Warrior on the wild Southern Ocean and searching for the whale killers...
Captain Adam Meyerson gives an update from The MV Ocean Warrior on
Captain Wyanda Lublink of The MV Steve Irwin talks about life on-board with her dedicated crew and their work to stop the killing of protected wildlife in the Southern Ocean.
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Captain Wyanda Lublink of The MV Steve Irwin talks about life onboard
Please remember to be careful in the water today, following this morning's tsunami threat.
Please remember to be careful in the water today following this morning's tsunami threat