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    Firefighters are contending with strong winds and tinder-dry conditions as they continue to battle a large Wairarapa scrub fire
     9 February 2021
    Firefighters are contending with strong winds and tinder-dry conditions as they continue to battle a large Wairarapa scrub fire
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    A plan's being made to tackle a scrub fire burning in South Wairarapa
    9 Feb: A plan's being made to tackle a scrub fire burning in South Wairarapa... more
    A higher number of shark sightings this summer is being attributed to more eyes on the water
    8 Feb: A higher number of shark sightings this summer is being attributed to more eyes on the water... more
    A new report reveals which regions will likely be hit hardest by Covid-19
    8 Feb: A new report reveals which regions will likely be hit hardest by Covid-19... more
    Residents of several Otago towns will be offered free fruit and vegetables -- as they await test results of their contaminated drinking water
    7 Feb: Residents of several Otago towns will be offered free fruit and vegetables -- as they await test results of their contaminated drinking water... more
    There's no indication yet of whether the fire at a Whakatane primary school was foul play
    6 Feb: There's no indication yet of whether the fire at a Whakatane primary school was foul play... more
    Nano-chameleon with 'unusually large' male genitals may be world's smallest reptile
    6 Feb: This tiny chameleon has male genitals almost 20 per cent as long as its body and may be the world's smallest reptile. Scientists say it's "pushing the limits of how small vertebrates can go".... more
    A mother's described the moment she saw parts of a Whakatane school erupt into flames
    6 Feb: A mother's described the moment she saw parts of a Whakatane school erupt into flames... more
    Another blow for residents of two Otago towns angry over lead contamination in their water supply
    6 Feb: Another blow for residents of two Otago towns angry over lead contamination in their water supply... more
    Disbelief on the outskirts of Dunedin -- on how long it's taken authorities to warn about toxic lead levels in the water
    4 Feb: Disbelief on the outskirts of Dunedin -- on how long it's taken authorities to warn about toxic lead levels in the water... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     13 Feb: A heads up for motorists in the South Island's West Coast ++++++++++++++++++
     31 Jan: How shooting whales with air rifles is helping scientists study Antarctica's changing environment +++++++++++++++++
     16 Feb: An Interislander ferry has finally berthed safely in Picton.... 12 hours after it's journey began +++++++++++++++
     06 Feb: There's no indication yet of whether the fire at a Whakatane primary school was foul play ++++++++++
     06 Feb: Nano-chameleon with 'unusually large' male genitals may be world's smallest reptile ++++++++++
     21 Feb: A decade after the Fukushima meltdown, this Japanese region faces a new nightmare — radioactive water in the sea ++++++++
     31 Jan: Picnickers at an Auckland beach are the latest to freak out at the sight of a shark, swimming close to the shore ++++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      1 Mar: Environment ministry addresses shortcomings of beef and lamb report (RadioNZ)
      28 Feb: Taranaki regional council has no regrets over hefty fines (RadioNZ)
      26 Feb: 2000 houses to be built next to protected wetland in porirua (RadioNZ)
      26 Feb: Tourism holdings limited (nzx: thl) interim results fy21 (sharechat.co.nz)
      24 Feb: Canterbury's proposed rates hike - a move in the right direction, or anti-farmer? (Stuff.co.nz)
      24 Feb: Auckland's state of the environment: queen st air quality worsening, concerns over water quality and muddy estuaries (NZ Herald)
      24 Feb: Heavy fines handed down for environmental offending (RadioNZ)
      23 Feb: Environment minister wants answers about tiwai site (Stuff.co.nz)
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