Whangārei Harbour - and others along Northland’s east coast - are at risk from new, superspreader invasive pest seaweeds that are devastating parts of the sea around Great Barrier Island, an ocean ecologist warns.
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One missing, boats torn from moorings on Aotea, Great Barrier Island
One person is being searched for near Aotea, Great Barrier Island after a boat made a distress call at 2:15am.
Infrastructure cut off on Aotea / Great Barrier six days after storm
Residents on Aotea, Great Barrier Island say almost a week after torrential downpours hit the motu, some of the island’s key infrastructure remains inaccessible.
He whakataunga 'ka kōkiri māminga nei'- Hei tā te Heamana o Ngāti Wai
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Pou whenua's head sawn off in Aotea racially motivated attack, say some mana whenua
Credit / Newshub A pou whenua has been sawn off at its base and its head cut off in what some mana whenua believe is a racially motivated attack on Aotea Great Barrier Island.
Group back to court over ‘toxic’ sludge dump off Coromandel
A group trying to prevent 2,000,000 cubic metres of dredging sludge from the Hauraki Gulf being dumped off Repanga/ Cuvier Island is heading to the High Court
Iwi unite against dumping seafloor waste off Great Barrier Island coast
But Protect Aotea's leader says Auckland Council doesn't even have a Māori councillor on the decisionmaking committee so she will have to explain mātauranga Māori and whakapapa to the moana when she makes her submission.
Great Barrier Islands concerned for Level 2 move
Great Barrier Island residents are concerned for the health and safety of their population as we move into Level 2.
'Enough is enough, stop the sediment dump'- Great Barrier locals
Great Barrier Island locals and iwi have had enough of their seas being treated as a dumping ground. They have taken to the streets of Auckland to protest against an Environment Protection Authority ruling that gives the green light to increase the dumping of sediment 25 kilometres off the east coast of the island.
Storm update | Heavy rain and gale force wind warning for Auckland
Whilst it was a relatively quiet night for the Auckland region, Aucklanders are being asked to keep a close eye on volatile weather systems and expect a wild afternoon weatherwise says Auckland Civil Defence.