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WWF-New Zealand: New Tech Is A Win-Win For Conservation And Fisheries

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 6:51 pm | WWF New Zealand

New Zealand’s inshore fisheries and marine conservation is about to fundamentally change with the rollout of cameras on boats. Today, the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) announced that Spark will be the vendor to implement electronic monitoring. ... More >>

WWF-New Zealand: Budget 2022 - Is The ERP All There Is For Our Environment?

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 7:04 pm | WWF New Zealand

Statement from WWF-New Zealand CEO Livia Esterhazy: This year the Government took the big step to deliver our first Emissions Reduction Plan but without significant investment, we have to wonder is the ERP all there is for our environment? A plan ... More >>

WWF-New Zealand: Nature Is In NZ’s First Emissions Reduction Plan But Where Is Our Ocean?

Monday, 16 May 2022, 7:13 pm | WWF New Zealand

A statement from WWF-New Zealand CEO, Livia Esterhazy: WWF-New Zealand is thrilled to see nature and nature-based solutions front and centre of our first Emissions Reductions Plan. However, given how little our ocean features in the ERP, you’d ... More >>

The Pēpi Pod Is Joining The Whale Tales Art Trail!

Monday, 14 March 2022, 6:37 am | WWF New Zealand

The gorgeous Pēpi Pod - 82 mini Tails designed by local students - join the ‘Big Broos’ on the WWF Whale Tales art trail today. These stunning Tails can now be spotted in 31 pods across Tāmaki Makaurau, at local community libraries, Harcourts ... More >>

Aotearoa’s Emissions Reduction Plan Is A Plan Without A Plan To Meaningfully Reduce Emissions.

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 11:05 am | WWF New Zealand

Today the Government launched a consultation document on their Emissions Reduction Plan (ERP). In it, the Government paints a picture of some utopian future with clear air, renewable and cheaper energy for all, and billions to be spent on rail, trams, ... More >>

WWF-New Zealand: Extra Time Should Result In Greater Climate Ambition & Action

Wednesday, 15 September 2021, 6:19 pm | WWF New Zealand

WWF-New Zealand understands the Government's decision to take more time to begin the consultation process for Aotearoa's Emissions Reduction Plan (ERP). However, with New Zealand being at the back of the pack for our Nationally Determined Contributions ... More >>

WWF: Our Planet Will Not Be Able To Sustain Life As We Know, If We Don’t Act Now On Climate Change

Tuesday, 10 August 2021, 5:16 am | WWF New Zealand

"The science has never been clearer: we have irreversibly altered our planet and are already experiencing the impacts of climate change with temperatures 1.1C degrees higher than pre-industrial levels. If we don't stop and reverse this trend ... More >>

29 July 2021- The Day Earth Busts Its Budget!

Thursday, 29 July 2021, 5:38 am | WWF New Zealand

Tomorrow is the day when Earth busts its biological budget. Instead of taking a year, in just eight months, we have reached Earth Overshoot Day 2021 : 29 July 2021. This is the day when humanity has used all of our planet’s natural ecological resources ... More >>