There are lots of resources to support conservation and teaching about conservation on the Science Learning Hub. Try an advanced search http://bit.ly/w3m0Cz and check out the Conservation Week website http://www.doc.govt.nz/conservation-week-home/
The biospife – a novel tool produced through a partnership between ZESPRI and Scion – is made from bioplastic material that incorporates kiwifruit residues. It’s designed to be composted along with the skins when you’ve finished eating the kiwifruit.
Where Land Meets Sea - NZ is surrounded by sea. Our coastlines and marine resources need care and protection. The Coastal Marine Group focuses on the Bay of Plenty – with a particular emphasis on the Rena shipwreck disaster.
Life in the Sea - Exploring New Zealand’s marine environments - NZ scientists use a range of methods to learn about life in the sea around us. How do our marine organisms interact, and how do we affect them?