Eco Edge

“Politicians have got used to being told by their clever advisers and focus groups that the environment isn’t sexy. It doesn’t lead to votes. But that’s where the leadership thing comes in. If politics is merely about interpreting where public opinion is at any one point, then what’s the bloody point?” says Jonathon Porritt, Blair’s chief environmental advisor and the son of Lord Arthur, former NZ Gov-Gen.  


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Sea Lions Continue Mainland Investigations

Sea Lions Continue Mainland Investigations

Sea lions are returning to New Zealand’s mainland after being hunted to near extinction in the 19th and early 20th century. Now, local people are learning to live with their new…