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Kauri dieback in the Waitakere Ranges — Expert Reaction

Tessa Evans posted in on August 10th, 2017.

Auckland Council yesterday released a report stating that infection rates of kauri with dieback disease in the Waitakere Ranges Regional Park have more than doubled in the last five years. The report shows that the number of kauri within the park has risen from 7.9% in 2011 (with a further 2.7% possibly infected) to 19.0% infected […]

Radio NZ: Rare tree being revived on Three Kings

Peter Griffin posted in on April 8th, 2010.

One of the world’s rarest trees, thought to be doomed, may have a chance for survival as conservationists fly to Cape Reinga to sow its seeds. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Goats had eaten all but one specimen of Pennantia Baylissiana by the time it was found on Three Kings in 1945. “A DOC […]

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