Useful Links

Media articles

MacDonald, Nikki 23/03/13 Dominion Post Can NZ be pest free?

Local Government Reports, Strategies or plans

Canterbury Regional Pest Management Strategy (2011-15)
Pests and Biosecurity
Regional Environment Report 2008 - Chapter 5
Environment Canterbury's Long Term Council Community Plan 2009-19
Biodiversity & Biosecurity - Environment Canterbury's Responsibilities
Plant and Animal Pests - Environment Canterbury's work
Canterbury Biodiversity - Environment Canterbury's work
Canterbury Biodiversity Strategy - Vision

Kaikoura District Council - Biodiversity
Christchurch City Council - Biodiversity Strategy 2008; Environment and Ecology
Hurunui District Council - Biodiversity Strategy 2008 ; Algae bloom 2008
Waimakariri District Council - Animals & Pests & District Plan
Selwyn District Council - Biodiversity
Ashburton District Council - Biodiversity Plan

Government Reports and Strategies

The New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy 2000-2020 - the first 5 years
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

Department of Conservation resources on animal and plant pests



Other Resources
Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua:

NZ Biosecurity Institute
Sanctuaries of NZ - pest management & eradication
NZ PLant Conservation Trust

Great book: Handbook of New Zealand Mammals ed: King, Carolyn. M (2005) Oxford University PressISBN 0 19 558477 5 (approx $140) or through Manaaki Whenua Press
Wikipedia - Invasive species in NZ