Ngunguru Sandspit Protection Society
 
 
Main Menu
Home
Content
All items
Key Resources
Articles by Topic
Events
Other Coastlines
Human Interest
Photo Gallery
Links
Navigation
Search
Index
Action
Contact / Donate / Join
Comment Page
Sandspit Prints
Secure Login Form





Lost Password?
No account yet? Register
Verse of The Day
“Pikaua e tetahi nga whakataimaha o tetahi, hei whakarite i ta te Karaiti ture.” (Galatians 6:2)

Powered by BibleGateway.com
Recent popular items
Tutukaka Coast promo
Home arrow Other Coastlines arrow Te Arai / Mangawhai arrow New Zealand's most endangered birds...
New Zealand's most endangered birds... PDF Print
User Rating: / 0
PoorBest 
Other Coastlines - Te Arai / Mangawhai
Written by TV3, Campbell Live   
Wednesday, 17 May 2006

Monday 15 May:
And we meet two of New Zealand’s most endangered birds...there are only about 40 Fairy Tern left and their neighbours - the Northern New Zealand Dotterel - are also endangered. To make matters worse, now there are serious concerns about their habitat, a Northland Iwi's looking at developing 16,000 hectares of prime coastal land at Mangawhai. One proposal could see it transformed from an untouched beach to a bustling township, with thousands of new homes and even a golf course. So the challenge for local Maori, DOC and the developer is how to create jobs and make money while living side by side with the vulnerable birds.


Add as favourites (207) | Quote this article on your site | Views: 3202

Be first to comment this article

Only registered users can write comments.
Please login or register.

Powered by AkoComment Tweaked Special Edition v.1.4.6
AkoComment © Copyright 2004 by Arthur Konze - www.mamboportal.com
All right reserved

Last Updated ( Saturday, 21 April 2007 )
 
< Prev   Next >

Email: secretary@ncag.org.nz

© 2017 Ngunguru Sandspit Protection Society
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.