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GPS tracking collars on predators in rural Taranaki

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Thu 14 Mar 2019

GPS tracking collars on wild stoats in rural Taranaki may look cute, but they will provide vital information to help understand these notorious predators.

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Region on pathway to Stadium decision

Taranaki Regional Council

Tue 26 Feb 2019

The public’s views on potential fixes for Yarrow Stadium will be sought next month as the Taranaki Regional Council prepares to decide on a solution and get work under way.

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Community benefitting from Towards Predator-Free Taranaki

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Thu 14 Feb 2019

New Plymouth students and residents are already experiencing benefits from Towards Predator-Free Taranaki, as residents unite to support biodiversity by removing predators - the biggest project of its kind in New Zealand.

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'Perfect honeymoon' removing possums in a New Zealand-first

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Fri 25 Jan 2019

A new married couple are spending their honeymoon removing possums in New Zealand’s first large-scale possum eradication operation, as part of Towards Predator-Free Taranaki.

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Ngāmotu Beach okay for public use

Ngāmotu Beach

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Ngāmotu Beach is open for swimmers and other recreational users, with the clean-up all but finished after yesterday’s discharge of diesel.

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Ngāmotu Beach discharge halted

Taranaki Regional Council

Mon 21 Jan 2019 4:00pm

Hydrocarbon material is no longer discharging into the sea at Ngāmotu Beach, New Plymouth, and the clean-up from today’s spill is continuing.

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Mixed messenger

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Mon 21 Jan 2019

Letter to the editor, Taranaki Daily News:

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Stay away from Ngāmotu Beach, public advised

Taranaki Regional Council

Mon 21 Jan 2019

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