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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    NZ warmer, sea levels up to 22cm higher
     19 October 2017
    Increasing greenhouse gas emissions in New Zealand has had a massive impact on the country's environment in the last 100 years, new statistics show.
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    Sea ice change affects Antarctic research
    19 Oct: A New Zealand research team may have their trip to Antarctica hampered due to a change in sea ice.... more
    CTV quake site made into 'peaceful place'
    18 Oct: The former site of the CTV building in Christchurch, which collapsed and killed 115 people during an earthquake, will be turned into "peaceful" gardens.... more
    Quake near Lower Hutt delivers sharp jolt
    17 Oct: A 3.8 magnitude earthquake 15km south-east of Lower Hutt and at a depth of 18km has rattled parts of the lower North Island.... more
    Dogs maul seal pups on Hawke's Bay beaches
    17 Oct: Dog owners have been told to keep their animals under control on Hawke's Bay beaches after two instances of seal pups being mauled to death over the past month.... more
    Garden-Bachop signs Hurricanes deal
    17 Oct: Wellington playmaker Jackson Garden-Bachop has signed a two-year Super Rugby deal with the Hurricanes.... more
    David Attenborough urges global action to reduce plastic in oceans
    16 Oct: Naturalist Sir David Attenborough calls for global action to reduce the amount of plastic in the world's oceans, saying "one species has the future in the palm of its hands".... more
    Nats, Labour head to Fiji climate talks
    16 Oct: Climate Change Minister Paula Bennett and her Labour counterpart Megan Woods are heading to Fiji for ministerial climate talks.... more
    Donald Trump says he 'met with the President of the Virgin Islands' — but that's him
    15 Oct: In a speech about the impact of recent hurricanes, US President Donald Trump says he "met with the President of the Virgin Islands", prompting a correction from the White House over the slip-up.... more
    River trail to reconnect Christchurch
    15 Oct: It's hoped a river trail in eastern Christchurch will reconnect the city and highlight the potential of the damaged east of the city.... more

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