New Zealand and much of its endangered wildlife is "losing
the war'' against introduced mammalian predators and new
ideas are needed to help us win.
Not-for-profit fruit and vegetable-buying co-operative has
been successfully extended to Mosgiel, where it attracts up
to 50 customers a week.
The Otago Regional Council is seeking ideas from the Strath
Taieri community and other interested people on the
management of the Taieri River.
Flood protection work continues in and near the Water of
Leith, beside Montgomery Ave, in Dunedin.
Community groups seeking the resumption of a Green Island
‘‘local'' bus service, linking with South Dunedin, have been
encouraged by the Otago Regional Council's response.
The stakes in protecting New Zealand's multibillion-dollar
food export industry remain high but isotope analysis
provides a powerful new weapon to protect it.
Heat therapy research which seeks to break a "vicious cycle''
of impaired physical exercise among people with arterial
disease is among University of Otago projects boosted by $1.7
million in grants.
Being a "pie lady'' at the University of Otago Campus Shop
comes with challenges but Sandra Gillam says it has also been
"so much fun''.
The laying up of the New Zealand Scottish Regiment's colours
in Dunedin will be marked with a military parade through the
city tomorrow afternoon.
The Otago Regional Council has no involvement with a drop-in
information meeting in Lawrence over planned 1080 aerial
operations in the Glendhu and Berwick forests.
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