Category Archives: News and Articles

DOC’s culture wars revealed – Newsroom, David Williams

A culture war is being waged within the Department of Conservation, says a former DOC ecologist who claims he’s been hounded out of the job…………..

In a move that shocked and angered colleagues, Head, who’s based in Christchurch, was suspended in April after photos that he sent to Forest & Bird and Environmental Defence Society, of irrigation pipeline work on public conservation land in the Mackenzie Basin, were sent to the media by someone within those conservation groups.

Read more: