Archive for June, 2011

Maintaining native biodiversity potential can of worms

June 1, 2011

Submissions on the proposed National Policy Statement (NPS) on Indigenous Biodiversity closed on 2 May and there is no specified timeframe for the evaluation process and progress into law of this particular NPS. But the agitation coming out of the East Coast, particularly Wairoa District, suggests this will be neither quick nor easy. (more…)