MPI has moved quickly and initiated a Restricted Place notice to restrict the movement of any plants and people at the site in Kerikeri where myrtle rust was detected.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and DOC are working together to address a confirmed find of the fungal plant disease (Puccinia psidii)
2017 Compliance, monitoring and enforcement of environmental law is the last line of defence for the public interest in nature.
Read about the Network Council members, Favourite Plant and Worst Weed poll results; Sonchus kirkii, puha, and much more.
The Nationally Critical rata moehau (Metrosideros bartlettii) has won for second time.