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Early Birds Catch the Planting Bug

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 1:50 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

This week they’ve picked up the 300-plus native plants they need to complete riparian protection along the almost 3km of streambank on their 58ha Okato property. This gets them to the finish line well ahead of the 2020 deadline looming for farmers ... More >>

Finding a Win-Win in the Waitōtara Hillcountry

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 10:22 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Roger Pearce is confident he’s hit on a good formula that allows him to make a successful living in the eastern Taranaki hillcountry without bringing down nature’s wrath on himself, or indeed on communities and farms all the way down to the sea. More >>

Building a better future

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 12:13 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The region’s course for the next decade has been laid out in a way that the Taranaki Regional Council says will ensure prudent management of resources even as bold new ambitions are confidently embraced. More >>

Farmers, Truckers Urged To Keep It Clean

Monday, 14 May 2018, 9:45 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Farmers are being reminded of the need to prepare stock properly for transportation to new properties as the dairy season draws to an end. More >>

Taranaki: Freshwater studies point to improvements

Tuesday, 24 April 2018, 1:09 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

New scientific studies of data from Taranaki and nationwide have concluded that freshwater quality is better than many probably believe – and this region in particular has been taking effective steps to achieve improvements. More >>

Don't spread unwanted freshwater pests this hunting season

Monday, 23 April 2018, 10:09 am | Taranaki Regional Council

With duck shooting season starting on Saturday 5 May, Taranaki hunters are being reminded it’s vital to clean their equipment between waterways to avoid the spread of unwanted freshwater pests including the invasive alga didymo. More >>

Be part of the Pukeiti story

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 9:35 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Volunteers are sought to fill important roles at one of Taranaki’s most renowned attractions. More >>

Taranaki threatened by 11 pest plants and possums

Tuesday, 6 March 2018, 3:27 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki landowners and occupiers are required to destroy 11 pest plants and possums, threatening Taranaki’s native flora and fauna, economy and legendary lifestyle. More >>

Future Taranaki Builds on Strengths

Monday, 5 March 2018, 10:37 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Public consultation is starting on two exciting, new projects embracing Taranaki’s tourism and environmental opportunities, proposed by Taranaki Regional Council and underpinned by business as planned. More >>

Taranaki's coastal environment in the spotlight

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 3:13 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Greater recognition and protection of Taranaki’s legendary surf breaks, Māori sites of significance and areas of outstanding value are some of the changes proposed by Taranaki Regional Council (TRC). More >>

Rook threatening cropping and horticulture in Taranaki

Monday, 15 January 2018, 11:16 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki Regional Council is urging the public to report potential sightings of a large black glossy bird called a rook. It is slightly larger than a magpie, with a harsh call. The public should contact Taranaki Regional Council - 0800 736 222 ... More >>

Port continues to be regional economic anchor-point

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 1:32 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Port Taranaki remains a vital element in the regional economy despite ups and downs in its key freight commodities, a new economic assessment report shows. More >>

Extra Saturday Bus Services in New Plymouth

Friday, 24 November 2017, 12:14 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Extra Saturday Bus Services Will Run on New Plymouth’s Citylink And Taranaki’s Connector Buses Throughout December. More >>

TRC meetings bulletin - Coastal Plan in clearer sight

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 1:46 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Items of interest from today’s meetings of the Taranaki Regional Council’s two key committees, Consents & Regulatory, and Policy & Planning: More >>

Environmental winners 'earn region another shield'

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 5:29 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The region deserves an ‘Environmental Ranfurly Shield’ for all the good work being done in the outdoors, says the Taranaki Regional Council Chairman, David MacLeod. More >>

Taranaki: Council condemns release of sika deer

Friday, 27 October 2017, 2:06 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council is seriously concerned about the illegal release of sika deer in north Taranaki. More >>

TRC meetings bulletin

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 2:21 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

TRC meetings bulletin 17 October 2017 Items of interest from today’s meetings of the Taranaki Regional Council’s two key committees, Consents & Regulatory, and Policy & Planning: Knowledge waves The Council’s recent survey to gauge ... More >>

Biodiversity Group Wild for Taranaki Means Business

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 10:52 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Wild for Taranaki, the region's biodiversity umbrella group, has entered a new era with the appointment of an Operations Manager to guide the roll-out of its first major initiative. More >>

TRC Reports Progress And Surplus

Monday, 18 September 2017, 1:18 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

TRC Reports Progress And Surplus The Taranaki Regional Council finished its latest financial year well within budget and with pleasing results in key environmental programmes, Chairman David MacLeod says. “Many indicators collectively point to ... More >>

New Bypass Will Have Big Impact

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 4:04 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Mt Messenger bypass will make a significant difference to motorists and transport operators in the region, the Taranaki Regional Council’s Regional Transport Committee was told today. The Committee, which includes representatives of all four Councils ... More >>

 

 

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