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Category: Environment

Community rooftop gardens concept wins Wellington Climathon

The idea to create community gardens on rooftops in Wellington’s central city has taken out the top prize at the Wellington Climathon[http://www.climathon.nz/wellington], and will now be the subject of further...

LUCI calms the farm

The future of farming in New Zealand largely depends on lowering its environmental footprint while still maintaining profitable results for farmers. Managing nutrient losses  has been a hot topic for...

Targeting tiny Terrors in the Pacific

Ants in New Zealand might be annoying, but in the Pacific, invasive ant species are tiny terrors that are destroying food crops, blinding pets and livestock, and forcing people off...

24 hour race to find climate change solutions

Participants are urged to sign up for Wellington’s upcoming Climathon, with the chance to win valuable prizes and tap into a global network with their creative climate change solutions.   The 24...

Vote for a cleaner environment

A double finalist in the New Zealand Innovators Awards, Victoria design student Lionel Taito-Matamua is also among the top six contenders for “The People’s Choice Award”. Voting closes on 25...