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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    There's a growing push to give nature legal rights, but what would that mean?
     16 March 2019
    Researchers argue that giving nature human rights could help ward off an impending 'planetary catastrophe'. But others say we aren't enforcing the laws we already have.
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    All Countdown, Freshchoice and Supervalue supermarkets in Christchurch remain in lockdown
    15 Mar: All Countdown, Freshchoice and Supervalue supermarkets in Christchurch remain in lockdown... more
    Thousands of students are gathering at Auckland's Aotea Square, striking for action on climate change
    15 Mar: Thousands of students are gathering at Auckland's Aotea Square, striking for action on climate change... more
    Kids heading out to protest against climate change are being warned to think about measles
    15 Mar: Kids heading out to protest against climate change are being warned to think about measles... more
    School students planning to protest climate change in Christchurch today better bring a coat
    15 Mar: School students planning to protest climate change in Christchurch today better bring a coat... more
    A 1.2-billion-dollar tunnel is going to be built in Auckland ... for wastewater
    14 Mar: A 1.2-billion-dollar tunnel is going to be built in Auckland ... for wastewater... more
    A call to consider expanding the Earthquake Commission's responsibilities, in case the private insurance market contracts
    14 Mar: A call to consider expanding the Earthquake Commission's responsibilities, in case the private insurance market contracts... more
    Final steps of deconstruction are underway at earthquake-damaged Lancaster Park
    13 Mar: Final steps of deconstruction are underway at earthquake-damaged Lancaster Park... more
    How much would you pay for a head of cauliflower?
    13 Mar: How much would you pay for a head of cauliflower?... more
    A fire that was out of control south of Dunedin has been contained
    12 Mar: A fire that was out of control south of Dunedin has been contained... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     27 Feb: The weather's are not expected to help fire fighting efforts near Nelson ++++++++++++++++++++++
     24 Feb: New Zealand students will bunk school next month to strike for more action on climate change +++++++++++++++
     08 Mar: A night of heavy rain for tinder-dry Nelson +++++++++++++
     13 Mar: How much would you pay for a head of cauliflower? ++++++++++
     01 Mar: Video shows giant tarantula eating opossum, shocking researchers +++++++++
     21 Feb: The Biosecurity Minister is expediting checks of traps, as another fruit fly has been found on Auckland's North Shore +++++++++
     12 Mar: A fire that was out of control south of Dunedin has been contained +++++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      15 Mar: Comment: christchurch mosque shootings - it was a matter of when, not if (NZ Herald)
      12 Mar: Sky television leads nz market higher (NZ Herald)
      12 Mar: Transport, air travel environment canterbury's biggest greenhouse-gas emitters (Stuff.co.nz)
      12 Mar: High court appeals over marine dumping off auckland's great barrier island (Stuff.co.nz)
      12 Mar: The psychology of cows (Stuff.co.nz)
      9 Mar: Simon bridges: green party isn't making 'sufficient progress' on the environment (Stuff.co.nz)
      8 Mar: Wellington council plans for growth (voxy.co.nz)
      7 Mar: Massive thames fire sends thick black smoke into the air (NZ Herald)
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    Health & Safety:
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    Education:
    Kiwi skier Alice Robinson will be back to school this week, days after securing a silver medal in the giant slalom at the World Cup finals in Andorra 8:17

    Entertainment:
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    Law and Order:
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