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New Zealand Department of Conservation

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Works: 3,462 works in 4,488 publications in 1 language and 26,418 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Art music  Excerpts  History  Guidebooks  Conference papers and proceedings  Directories  Pictorial works 
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Most widely held works about New Zealand
 
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Wild New Zealand by Gerald S Cubitt( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild music by New Zealand Symphony Orchestra( )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molluscan research( )

in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coastal resource inventory( )

in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chatham Islands : heritage and conservation( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the Chatham Islands, with particular emphasis on their flora, fauna, habitats and endangered species ... the history of the islands and a guide to the many reserves"--Back cover
Sanctuary : New Zealand's spectacular nature reserves by Eric Dorfman( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanctuary celebrates the passion and commitment of New Zealanders to wildlife conservation. The ten protected areas featured include scientific reserves, wildlife sanctuaries and national parks. They have been chosen for their uniqueness and accessibility. Santuary tells the stories of these special places and the animals and plants that make them distinctive. From Cape Reinga to Ulva Island, this book pays tribute to those who have preserved these inspiring parts of our country for all of us. Sanctuary is dedicated to some of New Zealand's most beautiful areas and the history and ecology that are ours alone
Inside New Zealand's national parks by Eric Dorfman( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Containing stunning photographs, an extremely useful reference tool complete with maps, detailed information about walking tracks and accomodation, highlights and attractions
Lighting the coast : a history of New Zealand's coastal lighthouse system by Helen Beaglehole( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first comprehensive history of New Zealand's system of 'well-placed and effective' lighthouses that were essential for 'the great maritime future' the country's government envisaged. This authoritative and highly readable book reveals the fascinating story of the siting, design, construction, operation and eventual demanning of those nineteenth- and early twentieth-century monuments of engineering
Rare and endangered New Zealand birds : conservation and management by P. D Gaze( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tuatara by Donald G Newman( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Zealand as ecosystems : the ecosystem concept as a tool for environmental management and conservation by Geoff Park( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science for conservation( )

in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature Heritage Fund : celebrating 25 years by Les Molloy( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavishly illustrated, fascinating account of the achievements of the Nature Heritage Fund over the past twenty-five years
A directory of wetlands in New Zealand by Pam Cromarty( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes 73 significant wetlands & wetland complexes ... It includes both those wetlands on private land as well as those managed by local authorities & the Department of Conservation ... selected on the basis of criteria developed in relation to the Ramsar Convention. Although special attention is paid to the importance of the wetlands for wildlife, all wetland values, including water storage, flood control, coastal protection & fisheries production have been taken into consideration"--Back cover
New Zealand's subantarctic islands( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the history, geology, climate, vegetation, land and sea animals, introduced species, soils and the plants that inhabit these islands. The subantarctic groups administered by the Department of Conservation, New Zealand are: the Antipodes Islands, the Bounty Islands, the Snares Islands, the Auckland Islands and Campbell Islands"--Back cover
New Zealand conservation estate and international visitors( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking amphibians, reptiles and marine mammals : animal welfare, practicalities and public perceptions in New Zealand by David J Mellor( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Zealand biodiversity strategy( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... The purpose of the Strategy is to establish a strategic framework for action, to conserve and sustainably use and manage New Zealand's biodiversity. The primary focus is on New Zealand's indigenous biodiversity. However, because of the value and economic importance of much of our introduced biodiversity, the conservation of the genetic resources of our important introduced species is also addressed."--Executive summary
Mā̄ori gardening : an archaeological perspective by Louise Furey( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Polynesian ancestors of the Maori, when they settled in aotearoa New Zealand brought with them long-established traditions and techniques for gorwing staple food crops. Within the New Zealand landscape, there is ample evidence of the continuation of those gardening practices, and of the changes and adaptations that were made over time to accommodate local circumstances and environmental conditions. This report describes the nature and location of that garden evidence at a broad regional level. The discussion about different types of Maori garden sites draws on archaeological excavations and research"--Page 6
 
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Wild New Zealand
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The Chatham Islands : heritage and conservationSanctuary : New Zealand's spectacular nature reservesInside New Zealand's national parksLighting the coast : a history of New Zealand's coastal lighthouse systemA directory of wetlands in New Zealand
Alternative Names

controlled identityNew Zealand. Department of Lands and Survey

controlled identityNew Zealand Forest Service

controlled identityNew Zealand. Wildlife Service

Department of Conservation

Department of Conservation New Zealand

DOC

New Zealand. Conservation, Department of

New Zealand Conservation, Dept. of

New Zealand Department of Conservation

New Zealand. Dept. of Conservation

New Zealand. Papa Atawhai

New Zealand Papa Atawhai, Te

New Zealand Te Papa Atawhai

Te Papa Atawhai

Te Papa Atawhai New Zealand

Wellington (N.Z.). Dept. of Conservation

Служба за заштита на природата (Нов Зеланд)

מחלקת השימור של ניו זילנד

ニュージーランド自然保護局

紐西蘭保育部

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English (94)