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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    Canterbury schools shake-up flawed: report
     21 June 2017
    The Chief Ombudsman has released a scathing report on the Ministry of Education's handling of Canterbury school mergers and closures after the 2011 earthquake.
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    Kaikoura quake insurance bill hits $1.84b
    21 Jun: The cost of private insurance claims for November's Kaikoura earthquake has hit $1.84 billion with insurers confident most will get settlement offers this year.... more
    National climate target to be tested
    20 Jun: The lawsuit against Climate Change Issues Minister Paula Bennett, which was once described as a "joke", is expected to return to court in Wellington next week.... more
    Oyster cull begins for Stewart Island bay
    19 Jun: Flat oysters will be culled from marine farms in Stewart Island's Big Glory Bay in a bid to stop the spread of a lethal parasite.... more
    Auckland Airport fog restrictions lifted
    18 Jun: Restrictions have been lifted at Auckland Airport after fog cancelled or delayed more than a dozen early morning flights.... more
    Fog clears from Auckland Airport
    17 Jun: Fog restrictions at Auckland Airport finally lifted at 2pm on Saturday after more than 100 flights were either delayed or cancelled.... more
    Te Papa scientists study sea birds
    17 Jun: Scientists from France, Liverpool and Te Papa have joined together to study sea birds' interaction with fishing vessels.... more
    Petone water available again soon
    17 Jun: Hutt Valley residents partial to drawing water straight from the Waiwhetu Aquifer will be able to again soon.... more
    London tower fire: How did the Grenfell Tower blaze spread so quickly?
    16 Jun: While those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire may have to wait some time before the causes become clear and responsibility is taken, landlords and local councils can act now to help prevent another disaster, writes Feng Fu.... more
    London tower fire: Grenfell Tower resident Rania Ibrham shares video from inside inferno
    15 Jun: A mother-of-two trapped inside London's Grenfell Tower prayed and said "goodbye" while filming scenes from the top level of the 24-storey building as it was engulfed in flames.... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     25 May: Stranded Kaikoura locomotive removed ++++++++++++++++++++
     09 Jun: First train arrives in Kaikoura post quake ++++++++++++
     09 Jun: Supercomputers to help weather forecasting ++++++++++++
     15 Jun: London tower fire: 12 deaths confirmed after giant blaze engulfs 24-storey Grenfell unit block ++++++++++
     06 Jun: Inmates to help plant Million Trees ++++++++
     08 Jun: Coles unlikely to play in Lions series ++++++++
     11 Jun: Earthquake near Christchurch +++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      22 Jun: Nrc chairman welcomes golden bay funding announcement (
      22 Jun: Environment minister nick smith announces $19m plan to deal with 'blot' of tyre mountains (
      22 Jun: New zealand and australia equally matched for social progress (
      21 Jun: Wanaka water sports building gets nod from environment court (
      21 Jun: Minister caught out on misleading water statement - nz first (
      21 Jun: Illness a byproduct of invercargill exceeding national air quality standards (
      21 Jun: Century-old polar samples yield new insights (NZ Herald)
      20 Jun: Building owner baffled over court action (NZ Herald)
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