Category: Press Releases

European Union Has Better Swimmable Water Standards

PRESS RELEASE NZ OUTDOORS PARTY 16:00, 28 APRIL 2017 EUROPEAN UNION HAS BETTER SWIMMABLE WATER STANDARDS The NZ Outdoors Party, who formed in 2015 to protect the rights of Kiwis to enjoy our outdoors heritage, today submitted their response to the Government’s Clean Water proposals. A central theme of the

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Just How Well Do We Measure Freshwater Quality?

Freshwater Monitoring Given human health is now on the line in regions such as Hawkes Bay and Canterbury, good data on the state of our freshwater is life-critical, literally. The data determine how well we’re meeting the National Policy Statement on Freshwater Management, the effects of mitigation initiatives, where $465M

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BAD DAIRY PRACTICES STILL OUT THERE

There are still some slack dairy farmers out there who, despite all the publicity, all the pressure from their more enlightened farming peers and the knowledge that clean rivers is a BIG issue at the moment, still choose to deliberately let their cattle wander into rivers, destroy banksides and shit

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Campfire Kiwi Leading Outdoorsman Cops DOC Vendetta

Press Release. 4/10/2016 NZ Outdoors Party Campfire Kiwi Leading Outdoorsman Cops DOC Vendetta The Department of Conservation is bringing a prosecution against the leader of the newly formed  NZ Outdoors Party for sitting beside a  campfire in the mountains of the central North Island. Alan Simmons co-leader of the New

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Rural News Hound Loses The Plot

We loved the Hound’s Rural News piece on our Ruataniwha press release so much that Alan could not resist responding… Dear Hound, Your sources for your column seem to be well off the scent when you commented on “Selfish Fisherman” last week and the Outdoors Party. I guess we can’t

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Ruataniwha Environmental Benefits – Yeah Right!

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 10:22 am Press Release: Outdoors Party Ruataniwha Environmental Benefits – Yeah Right! The New Zealand Outdoors Party, the newly formed political party, is challenging pro-dam organisations to substantiate claims that the proposed Hawkes Bay Ruataniwha dam is good for the environment. “Rural News and Andrew Curtis

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