NATEX newsletter July 2018

The conference opened on Friday the 13th of July with guest speakers …

Arms (Prohibition on Shortened Firearms) Amendment bill…

This years NZDA National Antler, Horn and Tusk Competition drew 50 entries

ZIP project – Zero Invasive Predators

In January we reported that Zero Invasive Predators (ZIP), in collaboration with the Department of Conservation and Predator Free 2050 Limited, had started a new research programme in a 12,000 hectare area within the Perth Valley (South Westland). The programme aims to develop an approach to completely remove possums from large areas and to prevent them from re-establishing. Possums are the initial focus of the research, but the programme will also seek to develop the approach for ship rats and stoats. READ MORE ...

WARO process

The existing national Wild Animal Recovery Operations (WARO) concession permits expire in June, read more