Category Archive: Bay of Plenty

Apr 19 2014

Update Predator Control

We have just trialled two new baits in our trap lines at Hamurana Springs. All traps have been baited with “Erayz” freeze dried rabbit blocks, and every second trap was also sprayed with an aerosol salmon spray lure. This resulted in a catch after one week of 9 rats, 2 hedgehogs and 1 cat. Our …

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Aug 19 2013

Living Legends Tree Planting Great Success

Yesterday HSIS participated in the nationwide tree planting programme “Living Legends”, initiated by the government to pay tribute to the rugby world cup hosted in NZ in 2011. Hika Reid (All Black 1980-1986) is one of 17 Kiwi rugby legends to have a conservation project dedicated to him. He represents the Bay of Plenty in …

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Aug 01 2011

Announcement for Sunday 14th August (correction)

Just got the following correction from Cherry Douglas: We have just been sent an email to say that this is being postponed – new date to be advised – something to do with possibly confusion over the Living Legends. I do not know any more than that sorry but will keep you all informed RE: …

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