DoC Leads Councillors "Down the Garden Path"
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Conservation Leads Councillors "Down the Garden
Eleven Waikato Regional Councillors were taken on a
field trip around the Waikato Region. Part of that trip
involved visiting the Totara Walk - a short loop-track
situated near Bennydale.
The presenters, which included
the Department of Conservation, implied that the impressive
birdsong was as a result of aerial 1080 poisoning
operations. Waikato Regional Councillor Kathy White returned
with Clyde Graf to dig a little deeper ... click the link to
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