News | Environment
27 Feb 2020 2:32
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    Shrinking Antarctic ice shelf Pine Island Glacier sheds giant iceberg
     13 February 2020
    In one of the fastest changing areas of the Antarctic ice sheet, scientists are keeping a close eye on the formation of a giant, 300-square-kilometre iceberg.
    >> Read Article 

    Climate change is going to cause big problems for the antechinus, a marsupial that mates itself to death
    13 Feb: Antechinus, the tiny Australian marsupial best known for its lethal love life, is going to face problems adapting to longer, hotter summers, new research predicts.... more
    New tyrannosaurus species named 'Reaper of Death' found by farming couple in Canada
    12 Feb: The new species of tyrannosaur stalked what is now North America nearly 80 million years ago and sported a distinctive ridged skull.... more
    Wellington's vulnerability to destructive fires following a large earthquake, has been brought to light
    12 Feb: Wellington's vulnerability to destructive fires following a large earthquake, has been brought to light... more
    Twenty-two fire appliances are still battling a large blaze at a Rotorua car wreckers
    11 Feb: Twenty-two fire appliances are still battling a large blaze at a Rotorua car wreckers... more
    More Nelson reserves are being closed in response to the hot, dry weather
    11 Feb: More Nelson reserves are being closed in response to the hot, dry weather... more
    Hydrogen-powered superyacht worth $747 million has not been sold to Bill Gates, company says
    10 Feb: Billionaire Bill Gates will not be spending $747 million on a hydrogen-powered superyacht, with the company behind the project saying the reports are incorrect.... more
    Sydney wet weather means Warragamba dam levels to surge past 63 per cent
    10 Feb: Sydney Water says storage levels at Warragamba Dam have soared from 42 to 63 per cent after days of heavy rain, and could reach 70 per cent.... more
    Southland's mayor estimates up to 40 homes in his region have suffered flooding
    9 Feb: Southland's mayor estimates up to 40 homes in his region have suffered flooding... more
    A fire has broken out in a tree farm near Bulls
    8 Feb: A fire has broken out in a tree farm near Bulls... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     03 Feb: Heavy rain has cut power and roads in South Westland - and there's more rain to come ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     01 Feb: More Nelson reserves may be closed in the coming weeks - if the weather stays hot and dry ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     03 Feb: Heavy rain's still affecting the West Coast with more on the way throughout the day +++++++++++++++++++++++++
     11 Feb: More Nelson reserves are being closed in response to the hot, dry weather +++++++++++++++++
     14 Feb: A magnitude 4.4 earthquake was felt in Seddon this morning +++++++++++++
     15 Feb: An investigator is heading out to the hills of Otira this morning, after a fire on the West Coast +++++++++++
     19 Feb: Germany is shutting down its coal industry for good, so far without sacking a single worker ++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      26 Feb: Orc to request ministerial 'call in' of upcoming plan changes (voxy.co.nz)
      26 Feb: Waikato regional council prosecutes matamata district council over discharge (Stuff.co.nz)
      26 Feb: Proposed new measures to improve aotearoa’s air quality (voxy.co.nz)
      26 Feb: Government moves to ban old-style wood and coal-fueled burners to improve air quality (NZ Herald)
      25 Feb: Africa grapples with clean energy conundrum (BBCWorld)
      25 Feb: Climate change chapter moves up in marlborough environment plan (RadioNZ)
      25 Feb: 'important' climate change chapter moved closer to front of environment plan (Stuff.co.nz)
      25 Feb: Farming better off to mimic diverse natural systems (Stuff.co.nz)
    more Environment newslinks >>
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Ireland's lost experienced prop Cian Healy for the remainder of the Six Nations More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    An eighty million dollar lawsuit against ANZ will begin next week More...


     Today's News

    Living & Travel:
    If tonight's lotto jackpot isn't won, it will only need to increase by 2 million to become the largest prize in New Zealand history 23:37

    Accident and Emergency:
    One person has died in a crash between a car and a quad bike at Mokotua, near Invercargill 23:37

    Entertainment:
    What movies and shows does Disney now own? Test yourself to find out 23:37

    International:
    India's cities have the world's worst air quality for 2019, but Bangladesh is worst overall country 23:07

    Entertainment:
    Skeet Ulrich and Marisol Nichols are leaving 'Riverdale' 21:59

    Skiing:
    Kiwi snowboarder Zoi Sadowski-Synnott wants to land a big new trick at the US Open in Colorado 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Lauren Conrad won't go back to reality TV because her family is her top priority 21:29

    Tennis:
    Nick Kyrgios retires from Mexico tennis match because of wrist injury as crowd boos 21:27

    International:
    Bernie Sanders becomes target number one at debate as Democrats clash in race to become Donald Trump's opponent 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Jamie Foxx wants to "stop thinking" about the Oscar and "celebrate his own blackness" as he picked up a special award given by the American Black Film Festival 20:59

     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd