• Our Objective – Ngā whainga

    Working to protect Aotearoa’s biodiversity, improve biosecurity and enhance resilience to harmful pests, weeds and diseases

  • Whakamana

    Helping New Zealanders protect our precious environment.

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  • Tiaki

    Contributing to world class biosecurity

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  • Whakahou

    Creating a resilient, thriving environment

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  • July Newsletter

    Read about honeybees collecting myrtle rust, a Ngā Rākau Taketake host susceptibility trial and much more…

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  • Profile: Dr Beccy Ganley

    Hailing from Plant and Food Research, Beccy brings to the team a long history of working in the myrtle rust and kauri dieback research space, making her an excellent candidate for the NRT Science Leader role.   

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  • Honeybees observed harvesting myrtle rust

    An observation of bees harvesting myrtle rust spores in Auckland has recently been reported – a behaviour which is concerning to scientists.

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