A decadal plan for taxonomy and biosystematics in Australia and New Zealand 2018-2027
International Union for the Conservation of Nature issues statement on Plant Blindness in the illegal trade of flora and fauna; fad collecting threatens California plant.
A Canterbury farmer has laid waste to a threatened native shrub, knocking out a third of its national population in one fell swoop.
Environmental campaigners are taking a Canterbury farmer to court over claims he destroyed a huge swathe of a native plant "extremely rare and threatened" in the wild.
Read about some New Zealand lichens and an endemic orchid.