Our #royalcam albatross chick was found to be fly-blown. Following treatment the chick dropped below its hatch weight and was placed in to intensive care. The chick has now put on weight and is being looked after in a foster nest. All going well it will be moved back to its own nest soon.
The Coromandel Islands are a vital safe haven for our nature. DOC ranger Rob Chappell talks about working on the islands, the impressive Mercury Island tusked wētā and the role the islands play in a #PredatorFree2050.
Growing a beard, you're doing it wrong - this beard's got to go! DOC Regional Planning Manager Andrew Mercer in the Manawatu Gorge with old man’s beard, one of the #WarOnWeeds dirty dozen. Keep a look out for it in your backyard.