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Eliminating Mainland Predators

August 29, 2018 3:02 pm

Radio New Zealand: National – Zero Invasive Predators Chief Executive Al Bramley talks with Radio NZ’s Jessie Mulligan about the latest plans to make South Westland’s Perth River Valley predator free. …more

Māhia Whakatipu – Predator Free Māhia

August 28, 2018 4:30 pm

Moves to make the Māhia Peninsula predator-free are under way. The Gisborne Herald reports on Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage’s visit to Tuahuru Marae to discuss the project with iwi, project partners and the community. …more

Towards a predator-free Taranaki

May 30, 2018 3:00 pm

Media Release – A large-scale predator project, the biggest of its kind in New Zealand, was launched in Taranaki today (Wednesday 30 May) supported by more than $11 million from the Government. …more

Keeping community conservation alive

May 7, 2018 5:14 pm

Radio New Zealand – Sir Rob Fenwick talks to Jesse Mulligan about how the predator free movement fits together and how it might go faster. Listen to the interview here. …more

A Zero-Sum Game

February 17, 2018 5:00 pm Article – As part of its science strategy Predator Free 2050 Limited is collaborating with the Department of Conservation and Zero Invasive Predators Ltd (ZIP) on a project to completely remove possums from a 12,000 hectare block within the Perth Valley (South Westland )and then prevent them from re-establishing. …more

SCIENCE AND SOCIAL LICENSE: The Predator Free 2050 Research Strategy

November 16, 2017 12:48 pm

News Release – 16 November 2017 Predator Free 2050 Limited today revealed the organisation’s four-part science research strategy to help save our natural heritage. Developed in partnership with leading scientists and predator control experts, the strategy is designed to achieve one of the organisation’s 2025 interim goals; a break-through science solution capable of eradicating a […] …more

Predator Free 2050 Limited on the hunt to fund bold conservation projects

September 12, 2017 12:00 pm

Media Release — 12 September 2017 Starting today (12 September 2018), New Zealand conservation groups committed to broad scale predator eradication are encouraged to lodge an expression of interest for funding and support from Predator Free 2050 Limited. The organisation – tasked with eradicating possums, rats and stoats from New Zealand by 2050 is seeking […] …more