Department of Conservation (New Zealand)

Owning Institution:

New Zealanders and the environment

This report provides a snapshot of New Zealanders’ experiences in the outdoors and their interaction with biodiversity and conservation.

Revitalising the Gulf

This document provides recommendations for how the New Zealand Government plans to improve the health of the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park.
Literature review

Potential factors affecting the calling rates and detectability of crake and rail species: a review

This report reviews the use of call-count methods for surveying and monitoring members of the family 'Rallidae' worldwide to determine whether they could form the basis for developing monitoring techniques in New Zealand.

Review of the governance of Fish and Game New Zealand and the regional Fish and Game councils

This review was promoted by longstanding reports of dysfunction with Fish and Game. It has provided an opportunity to review an organisation that has changed little since its establishment 30 years ago.

Heritage and visitor strategy

This document has been developed to provide a framework for the Department of Conservation (DOC) to navigate the changing context for visitor experiences on public conservation lands and waters and realise the benefits for all New Zealanders.