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CORANZ Wants Oil Exploration Banned on Public Lands

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 2:14 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

Council of Outdoor Recreation Assns of NZ (CORANZ) Outdoor Recreation Body Wants Oil Exploration Banned on Public Lands A nation wide outdoor recreation advocacy the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of New Zealand (CORANZ) wants oil ... More >>

NZ Outdoor Recreation Could Be Big Business

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 1:22 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

NZ Outdoor Recreation Could Be Big Business A New Zealand outdoor recreation advocacy says outdoor recreation is a very big contributor to the economy, but lacked appreciation by government. More >>

Outdoor Council Expects More Enlightened Environmentalism

Friday, 20 October 2017, 3:52 pm | CORANZ

The Council of Outdoor Recreational Associations of New Zealand (CORANZ) has welcomed the new coalition government of NZ First and Labour backed by the Green Party. More >>

Huge Outdoor Voting Bloc Slept Through Election

Friday, 6 October 2017, 4:11 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

The outdoor recreation public missed a grand opportunity in the recent general election to gain greater respect by the incoming government for the environment and recreation. Andi Cockroft, co-chairman of the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of NZ ... More >>

CORANZ Rates Political Parties On Outdoors and Environment

Sunday, 17 September 2017, 1:57 pm | CORANZ

NZ First ranks as the political party most attuned to New Zealanders love of outdoor recreation and the environment, while National ranks bottom equal with the Maori Party. That is the result of an election charter “question and answer” independent ... More >>

Recreational Fishing in Quota System Opposed

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 1:50 pm | CORANZ

A national outdoor recreation body has opposed a government move aimed at absorbing recreational fishing into the Fisheries Quota Management System (QMS). More >>

State Control of 1080 an Arrogant Move

Monday, 27 February 2017, 9:37 am | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

A national outdoors forum, the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of NZ (CORANZ) has hit out at the Minister for the environments announcement that local regional councils will no longer vet the use of 1080 and that the only power to do ... More >>

Water and River Crisis Real Despite Government Denial

Monday, 5 September 2016, 11:12 am | CORANZ

New Zealand has a crisis with its water resource says the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations (CORANZ). However government appeared complacent about the deteriorating state of rivers and contamination of aquifers. CORANZ co-chairman Bill Benfield said ... More >>

Outdoors Council - “No” To Tradable Water Rights

Saturday, 23 April 2016, 1:55 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

A national outdoor recreation forum has spelled out a strong “no” to the concept of tradable water rights. In a submission to government on water and rivers future management, the Council of Outdoor Recreational Associations (CORANZ) said while ... More >>

Insect Losses Symptomatic of Ailing Environment

Monday, 4 April 2016, 3:10 pm | CORANZ

Insect and other wildlife population declines are evidence of an ailing environment and struggling ecosystem says the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations, (CORANZ). More >>

Outdoor Council Critical of Government Fishery Plans

Friday, 11 March 2016, 12:23 pm | CORANZ

Government proposals for Marine Protected Areas will adversely affect recreational fishing and do little or nothing to help the overall fishery says the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of NZ (CORANZ). More >>

Opposition to Dutch Corporate Fish Farming in Pristine Bay

Wednesday, 2 March 2016, 9:32 am | CORANZ

A national outdoor recreation council has opposed an application by a foreign corporate fish farm company to set up a research complex in an idyllic Marlborough Sounds Bay. More >>

Outdoor Council Wary on Government’s Fishing Parks

Tuesday, 12 January 2016, 2:43 pm | CORANZ

A major outdoor recreation council has called for a “ careful measured response" to the National-led governments proposal for recreational fishing parks, announced today. The Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations (CORANZ)said while recreational ... More >>

Outdoors Lobby Wants Recreational Only Fisheries

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 5:13 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

A national outdoor recreational advocacy group wants freshwater fish species such as whitebait, eels and some saltwater species ”recreational only.” More >>

High Value Outdoor Recreation Deserves Government Respect

Wednesday, 8 July 2015, 9:32 am | CORANZ

The Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of New Zealand (CORANZ) believes a recent survey of sports underlines the importance of outdoor sports plus the need for government to show greater respect to the outdoor environment. CORANZ’s co-chairman ... More >>

Call For Outdoor Kiwis To Protect RMA

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 2:00 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

An outdoor recreation organisation is calling for New Zealanders to stand up and counter government plans to weaken environmental safeguards in the Resource Management ACT (RMA). Andi Cockcroft co-chairman of the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations ... More >>

Concerns Over Water and River Ownership

Friday, 6 February 2015, 11:45 am | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

An outdoor recreation umbrella group is calling for government to take a strong stand against a Maori demand at Waitangi for ownership of water. Andi Cockroft, co-chairman of the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of NZ (CORANZ) said water was a ... More >>

Coast from Napier airport to Mahia claimed

Tuesday, 3 February 2015, 5:15 pm | Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations

A series of tribal groups have claimed the Hawke’s Bay coastal area from the airport to past Mahia Peninsula because of the treaty and because “we were here first”, a public meeting at the Napier Sailing Club was told yesterday. A further reason ... More >>

Government Misleading Public Over 1080 and Trout

Monday, 13 October 2014, 3:38 pm | CORANZ

The government, the Minister and Ministry of Primary Industries Report playing down of 1080 in trout is both deceptive and misleading says a national outdoor recreation organisation. More >>

World Rivers Day Passes Without A Whimper

Monday, 29 September 2014, 3:53 pm | CORANZ

Sunday 28 September was World Rivers Day to celebrate clean, flowing rivers and caring about them. But a recreation-conservation advocacy the Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of NZ (CORANZ) says the day seems to have slipped by without ... More >>

 

 

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