The anniversary of the return of New Zealand sea lions to the
mainland after more than 150 years could be commemorated with
a life-size sculpture of the ''matriarch'' of the small Otago
Dunedin city councillors have backed off from a plan to
install a second weighbridge - costing more than $100,000 -
at the Green Island landfill, but have also balked at a
proposal to raise fees by more than originally suggested.