Support for International Conservation of Sharks and Rays in Oceania is Growing as New Zealand Joins the CMS Sharks MOU

Bonn, 13 July 2015 - New Zealand signed the UNEP/CMS Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks (Sharks MOU) on 6 July 2015. 

13 July 2015

Emerging aliens threaten New Zealand’s environment

New Zealand’s environment and primary industries are under threat from pests we don’t even know about yet.

09 February 2018

Australia’s east coast home to 5,500 great white sharks

CSIRO researchers use world-first genetic analysis to estimate population, but believe numbers could be as high as 12,800

08 February 2018

Unusual Shark Attacks On Dolphins: Are 'Trophy Hunters' To Be Blamed?

A family of dolphins in Australia's Monkey Mia tourist spot were brutally attacked by sharks, raising concerns about the lives of the marine mammals.

08 February 2018

Nigel the lonely gannet dies as he lived, surrounded by concrete birds

New Zealand conservationists mourn loss of celebrated bird that was lured by replica gannets in the hope of establishing a breeding colony

02 February 2018

Great Barrier Reef: Australia unveils A$60m protection plan

The Australian government has announced a A$60m (£34m; $48m) plan to help improve the health of the Great Barrier Reef.


22 January 2018

Erderwärmung führt zu mehr weiblichen Meeresschildkröten

Bei Meeresschildkröten entwickelt sich das Geschlecht während der Brutphase abhängig von der Umgebungstemperatur.

09 January 2018