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This is a repository of the Ducks Unlimited NZ Flight Magazine

published since 1974.

 

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Issue 184

Issue 184 (0)

June/July 2022


Cover: Spring Valley Enterprises, near Masterton, has a new wetland, which DUNZ helped fund, see story p4-5.
Photo: Lynley Wyeth

Back: A scaup and Australian coot at home in the cool waters of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown.
Photo: Alison Murray

  • GWRC faces big bill
  • Wetlands take shape
  • Deep dive for data

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Issue 183

Issue 183 (0)

February/March 2022

Cover: A Cape Barren goose at Otorohanga Bird Park, south of Hamilton.
Photo: Sid Mosdell

  • Surprise new year's honour
  • Three scholarships awarded
  • Raising ducklings

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Issue 181

Issue 181 (11)

June/July 2021

Cover: A young black swan at Anderson Park, Napier.
Photo: Alison Murray

  • Zealandia calling
  • Wairio guided tour
  • Planting for ponds

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Issue 182

Issue 182 (0)

October/November 2021

Cover: An Australasian harrier (Circus approximans) at Wingspan, Rotorua.
Photo: matlacha CC

  • Wairio Planting day
  • Rules around Hawkes
  • Counting Kiwi

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Issue 180

Issue 180 (13)

February/March 2021

Cover: A male New Zealand scaup or pāpango.
Photo: Photo Bernard Spragg

  • A pond for pāteke
  • Ramsar wetlands
  • Bands for birds

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Issue 179

Issue 179 (12)

September 2020

Cover: A pair of mallards enjoy the peace and quiet of Te Mome Stream, Petone
Photo: Alfred Memelink, Artspace Gallery

  • Ramsar status for Wairio
  • 2020 Conference & AGM
  • Game camera action

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Issue 178

Issue 178 (13)

March 2020

Cover: A spoonbill in a canal alongside Linwood Ave, Christchurch
Photo: Bernard Spragg

  • DU goes to Gisborne
  • Welcome to Jim's world
  • World Wetlands Day

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Issue 177

Issue 177 (18)

September 2019

 

  • Conference and AGM
  • Fishing in the Gulf
  • Wairio Planting Day

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Issue 176

Issue 176 (16)

March 2019

 

  • Conference dates
  • Record Season for Kak`i
  • Matthews Lagoon update

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Issue 175

Issue 175 (14)

September 2018

 

  • 2018 conference round-up
  • Six go wild in Santa Fe
  • Scholarship opportunities

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Issue 174

Issue 174 (9)

February 2018

 

  • Canada’s Common Goldeneye
  • Aireial trend counts
  • Ambitious wetland project

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Issue 173

Issue 173 (13)

November 2017

 

  • Sad news inside
  • Canadian catch-up
  • Pukaha good breeding

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Issue 172

Issue 172 (15)

August 2017

 

  • Planting Day
  • Black Stilts
  • Wild Canada

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Issue 171

Issue 171 (12)

May 2017

 

  • Competition photos
  • Fears for whio
  • Check out DUNZ AGM

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Issue 170

Issue 170 (11)

February 2017

 

  • Aussie visitor impressed
  • Cajun Capers
  • Saving the bitterns

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Issue 169

Issue 169 (15)

November 2016

 

  • Keen predator hunter
  • The daring who do
  • New Bittern sanctuary

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Issue 168

Issue 168 (20)

August 2016

 

  • Whio in the limelight
  • Mallards down South
  • Birds around the world

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Issue 167

Issue 167 (18)

May 2016

 

  • Grallard – a different bird
  • Mallard research
  • Spoonbills at Boggy

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Issue 166

Issue 166 (19)

February 2016

 

  • Top honours for Jim Campbell
  • 90 not out for Audrey Pritt
  • Whio in the limelight

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Issue 165

Issue 165 (20)

November 2015

 

  • Bittern focus
  • Marsh mutterings
  • AGM images

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Issue 164

Issue 164 (25)

July 2015

 

  • QSM for first president
  • Whio doing well
  • Rare whistling ducks

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Issue 163

Issue 163 (6)

April 2015

 

  • Whio updates
  • Bittern secrets revealed
  • Grey teal – game bird in waiting

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Issue 162

Issue 162 (8)

January 2015

 

  • Wetlands under scrutiny
  • Dan Steele Nuffield Scholar
  • Heaps of photos

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Issue 161

Issue 161 (18)

October 2014

 

  • AGM/Conference roundup
  • More pateke matters
  • Trapping pests

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Issue 160

Issue 160 (18)

July 2014

 

  • Birds of New Zealand
  • WetlandCare Australia
  • Saving Pateke

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Issue 159

Issue 159 (16)

April 2014

 

  • Clean streams
  • Wetland Champions
  • Whio care

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Issue 158

Issue 158 (17)

January 2014

 

  • Bitterns to the fore
  • Operation duck pond
  • Teal boxes - build your own 

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Issue 157

Issue 157 (22)

October 2013

 

  • AGM photos & reports
  • Mute swan round up
  • Dead pest best pest

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Issue 156

Issue 156 (3)

July 2013

 

  • DC Canada invites us
  • Bud Jones reward
  • AGM time again

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Issue 155

Issue 155 (1)

April 2013

 

  • Australian Invaders
  • Two sides to every story
  • Into the wild - a Whio update

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Issue 154

Issue 154 (0)

January 2013

 

  • Lady Isaac Tribute
  • Mallard numbers decline
  • Whio - Young champions

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Issue 153

Issue 153 (0)

April 2013

 

  • Broadlands Reward
  • Mallards under threat
  • Humanitariaan experience
  • pateke new start
  • Blue duck heroes

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Issue 152

Issue 152 (0)

June 2012

 

  • Special Members
  • Ruffit Lodge Shoot
  • DU Donates dog vests
  • Southland tour

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Issue 151

Issue 151 (0)

April 2012

 

  • Raupo Swamp
  • Conference and AGM 2012
  • Whio stories

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Issue 150

Issue 150 (0)

January 2012

 

  • AGM 2012 Information
  • Pateke stories
  • Member survey results

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Issue 149

Issue 149 (0)

October 2011

 

  • Love Birds
  • Nesting Boxes
  • Rare white birds again

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Issue 148

Issue 148 (0)

July 2011

 

  • AGM Wairarapqa
  • Honors for two members
  • The lake House

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Issue 147

Issue 147 (0)

April 2011

 

  • 2011 AGM and conference

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Issue 146

Issue 146 (0)

February 2011

 

  • Wetlands, Waterfowl and people

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Issue 145

Issue 145 (0)

October 2010

 

  • Conference and AGM 2010
  • Banrock presentation

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Issue 144

Issue 144 (0)

July 2010

 

  • The season of winter planting of wetlands is in full swing

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Issue 143

Issue 143 (0)

April 2010

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Issue 142

Issue 142 (0)

January 2010

Cover Photo: Pateke sighted at Auckland regional Park

  • Pond development Barrier Island
  • Zealandias Falcons

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Issue 141

Issue 141 (0)

October 2009

Cover Photo: Lakelands at Parua Bay, Whangarei

  • Stowaway threat to island sanctuaries
  • Kimihia opencast re-development benefits wetlands
  • Implications for captive breeding of pateke

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Issue 140

Issue 140 (0)

July 2009

Cover Photo: Shayne Wilkins with Pateke. Photo: Peter Russell

  • 2009 Conference info
  • Hedley lake swan drama
  • Wairio planting day and photos
  • Genetic diversity of NZ threatened birds

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Issue 139

Issue 139 (0)

April 2009

Cover Photo: Howard Egan, winner Bill Barrett Trophy, at Wairio: Inset Casey Barnes, Massey student

  • Pateke return to Fiordland
  • Tawharanui - another Pateke release
  • Manawatu Claybird shoot
  • Rathmoy Game Preserve

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Issue 138

Issue 138 (0)

January 2009

 Cover photo: Swan familiy at Huritini.  Photo: Wiliam Abel 

  • DU Conference 2009 preview
  • Conference reports
  • Shelduck bred
  • Wairarapa Wairio Elder control

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Issue 137

Issue 137 (0)

October 2008

Cover Photo: Albatross group.  Photo: courtesy Brian Strong.

  • Conference Summary and photos
  • Kiwi reintroductions
  • karori Wilflife Sanctuary Conservatio awawrd
  • Whio News

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Issue 136

Issue 136 (0)

July 2008

Cover Photo: Cape Kidnappers Pateke release.

  • Pateke return to Cape Kidnappers
  • Conference Notes
  • Banrock Roadshow visits
  • Taumata Lagoon Hearing

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Issue 135

Issue 135 (0)

April 2008

Cover Photo: Pateke release. Inset Minister of Conservation.  Photo: peter Isaac

  • Tawharanui Peteke release
  • Cape Kidnappers conference venue and history
  • Wild Duck casserole
  • Tapp Wetlands

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Issue 134

Issue 134 (0)

January 2008

Cover: Colour-banded Whio - Photo: Enviro Research

  • Pateke Release
  • Accord signed
  • Kahurangi National reserve - Whio

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Issue 133

Issue 133 (0)

October 2007

Cover: Grey Duck family Photo: Nga Manu Images

  • Wetland Care
  • Wairio planting day
  • 33rd Conference photos
  • Banrock Show photos

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Issue 132

Issue 132 (0)

July 2007

Cover Photo: Jim Campbell's elusive swans

  • DU AGM 2006 minutes and reports
  • Wairio progress and news
  • Banrock Benefit

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Issue 131

Issue 131 (0)

April 2004

Cover Photo:Black swan female on the attack. Photo: Bruce Lambert

  • AGM Information
  • Pukaha Mt Bruce Kokako
  • Dog proof radio fence
  • Waikato wetlands

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Issue 130

Issue 130 (0)

January 2004

Cover Photo:Lady Isaac, Patron, Ducks Unlimited

  • Royal Swan Release
  • Wairio survival report
  • Uruguay Trip

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Issue 129

Issue 129 (0)

October 2006

Cover Photo: Howard Egan, winner Bill Barrett Trophy, at Wairio: Inset Casey Barnes, Massey student

  • 2006 conference photos
  • Pond planting for Wildfowl
  • Obituaries
  • Wet Wairio

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Issue 128

Issue 128 (0)

July 2006

 Cover photo: photo of takahe shortly after their release by DOC staff on Maungatautari in June 2006

 Photo: Phil Brown

  • whio report
  • Pateke release
  • AGM and 2005 reports
  • Canada Geese issue

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Issue 127

Issue 127 (0)

April 2006

Cover Photo: The Kauri Wetland almost full.

  • DU assists Wairakei Pastoral
  • Birds endangered
  • Pohangina opens to the public
  • Our People
  • DU News

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Issue 126

Issue 126 (0)

January 2006

Cover Photo: DU patron Jim Campbell, DU director Jim Law, Banrock Wines Tony Sharley and DU’s Don Hill at Wairio wetlands. 

  • Raffle results
  • O'hara Wildlife Estate
  • Pateke recovery programme
  • Brown Teal

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Issue 125

Issue 125 (0)

October 2005

Cover Photo: Members on Mangaione trip during board meetiong.

  • List of projects
  • Ken Cook
  • Australian Wetland
  • Our dogs
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Bird life
  • In-flight Predators
  • Flight Eco-file

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Issue 124

Issue 124 (0)

July 2005

Cover Photo: Tony Sharley, banrock Wines and Zena Tei, Colville Primary School. Photo: Nobilo Wines

  • 2005 Conference
  • Reports
  • Projects
  • Our dogs
  • Pateke feature
  • Recipes
  • Our People
  • DU News

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Issue 123

Issue 123 (0)

April 2005

Cover Photo: A corner of the Wairio block, Lake Wairarapa, May 2004.  Photo: Wairarapa Times Age

  • AGM 2005
  • Grey Teal Protection
  • Wairio Agreement
  • Stoat Trap Wins Award
  • Let's keep Ducks
  • DU News
  • Our People

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Issue 122

Issue 122 (0)

January 2005

Cover Grey Duck.  Photo: Chris Thomas

  • DU welcomes distinguished visitor
  • Bill Barret award
  • A film-making odyssey
  • Wetland Care, Banrock Wines tour
  • Lake Waikare report
  • reprint: decoying ducks
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Bird Talk
  • Predator file

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Issue 121

Issue 121 (0)

October 2004

Cover Photo: Bird's eye view of DU on the handyside property, Te Kopi, South Wairarapa. 

  • Lifetime Achievement awards
  • Strategic Plan
  • Ephemeral wetlands
  • Our People
  • DU NewsBird Talk
  • In-flight Predators
  • Flight Eco-file

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Issue 120

Issue 120 (0)

July 2004

Cover Photo: Lake Waikare, Waikato - in the 1990s

  • 2004 Annual reports
  • Fist newsletter - front page
  • Members' items
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Bird Talk
  • In-flight Predators
  • The Poem

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Issue 119

Issue 119 (0)

April 2004

Cover Photo: Mincher Wetland, Coatesville

  • 30th Conference
  • Flood
  • Save Forests or cheap clean water
  • How to net tourists
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Bird talk
  • Predator file

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Issue 118

Issue 118 (0)

January 2004

 Cover photo: Pateke family at Karori Wildlife Sanctuary. Photo: John Shorland

  • The Captain of Ocean Bay
  • Lake Waikare at risk - again?
  • David Suzuki: Science matters
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Bird talk
  • In flight - predators

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Issue 117

Issue 117 (0)

October 2003

Cover Photo: The Kauri Wetland almost full. Photo: Lois Tapp

  • Banrock Station Grant
  • 2003 Conference report
  • Tapp Wetlands Project
  • Lifetime Service awards
  • Beginner's luck
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Predator files

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Issue 116

Issue 116 (0)

July 2003

Cover Photo: Blue duck at Egmont National Park Photo: Department of Conservation

  • Annual reports
  • Mud, Mud, Glorious mud
  • International year of freash water
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Bird Talk
  • In-flight Predators
  • The Peom

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Issue 115

Issue 115 (0)

April 2003

Cover Photo: Millenium Reserve Masterton. Photo: Alan Wilkes

  • Pateke Update
  • World Wetlands Day
  • Sand Country Seaaions
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Bird Talk
  • In-flight Predators
  • Flight Eco-file

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Issue 114

Issue 114 (0)

January 2003

Cover Photo: Henley Lake, Masterton

  • Peacock Springs helps Black Stilt
  • MacMaster Trophy winners
  • Archey's Frog update
  • Banrock Station receives Ramstar awards
  • DU News
  • Our People
  • Bird Talk
  • Pests and predators

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Issue 113

Issue 113 (0)

October 2002

Cover Photo: Australian Shellduck at the Sanctuary.  Photo: Peter Reese

  • Conference 2002 reports and AGM minutes
  • Banrock Project 2002
  • Kaituna Wetland
  • What's killing frogs
  • Birds of a feather
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Bird Talk
  • Predator file

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Issue 112

Issue 112 (0)

July 2002

 Cover photo: Pateke family at Waikato Wetland. Photo: Jason Christiensen

  • Conference and AGM 2002
  • Wetland Card report
  • Award winners
  • Our people
  • DU News

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Issue 111

Issue 111 (0)

April 2002

Cover Photo: Ossie Latham

  • Conference details
  • Operation Pateke report
  • The BT report
  • Down South
  • Birds of a feather
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Predator file

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Issue 110

Issue 110 (0)

January 2001

Cover Photo: Michael and margaret Beddek's pond, Tuakau. Photo: Graham Gurr

  • Raffle results
  • Lake Waikare and Chatham Islans Brown Teal reports
  • Interactions - Creative conservation
  • MacMaster Trophy
  • In memory of Huia
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Predator files
  • The Poem
  • Clippings

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Issue 109

Issue 109 (0)

October 2001

Cover Photo: Royal Swan, Stoney oaks Wildlife park. Photo: Gail Simons

  • Annual Report 2001
  • The Mute Swan of Te Pohue
  • Operation Gretel
  • Brown Teal
  • Farming and copnservation
  • An uncertain future: Australian Shelduck in NZ
  • Blue Duck: Artificial insemination may hold the key
  • DU News
  • Our People
  • Conservation on the Net

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Issue 108

Issue 108 (0)

July 2001

Cover Photo: Royal Swan

  • Annual Report 2001
  • Basics of Biodiversity
  • Weed control without chemicals

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Issue 107

Issue 107 (0)

April 2001

Cover Photo: Grace and Favour and cygnets. Stonet oaks Wildlife park Photo: Gail Simons

  • Solving problms at Lake Ngaroto
  • Lake Waikare
  • Wetland health: Botulism
  • Lake Care Whangape
  • Bringing people and wildlife together: Stoney Oaks Wildlife Park
  • Gretel lagoons
  • The Goldern Plover
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Conservation on the Net

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Issue 106

Issue 106 (0)

January 2001

Cover Photo: Field trip party at Shaw wetland, Hamilton. Photo: Jack Worth

  • In the North American Wetlands
  • Launching of WetlandCare New Zealand
  • The Waimara wetland developments
  • Predator file: The SaF Trap
  • wetland facts: Positives and negatives
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Conservation on the Net
  • Drawing: The Blue Penguin

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Issue 105

Issue 105 (0)

October 2000

Cover Photo: Kimberley.  Photo: Andre Terpstra

  • Companies challenged to 'get in the Green'
  • Annual conference 2000 report
  • Showing them a good time
  • A letter to the editor
  • Brown Teal released on Mana Island
  • Turning profit from ecological disaster
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Predator file
  • Drawing: The Pied cormorant

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Issue 104

Issue 104 (0)

July 2000

Cover Photo: Cape Barren Geese. Photo: Howard Egan

  • 1999-2000 Annual Reports
  • Operation Wetlands
  • Blue Duck: articles of interest
  • Brown Teal; Release on hold
  • In the wet outback
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Drawing: The Wandering Albatross

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Issue 103

Issue 103 (0)

April 2000

Cover Photo: Punakawa wetland,Takaka, Golden Bay. Photo: B Butts

  • Restoring wetland Habitat
  • Greytown Little Rock
  • Stoats: Ecoterrorists on Stewart Island
  • A covenant secures the vision
  • The Foreman Reserve
  • Appeal for Rimutaka Reserve
  • National Wetland Centre
  • The Nguroa Saga
  • Drawing: NZ Frogs
  • Predator file
  • DU News
  • Our People

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Issue 102

Issue 102 (0)

January 2000

Cover Photo: Black Swan, Sanctuary Ponds, Galatea.  Photo: Andre Terpstra

  • The Sanctuary Ponds
  • Eketahuna Wetlands
  • Chatham Brown Teal
  • An Oasis on a landfill
  • Updating the Booth Wetland
  • Blue Duck of the Manganui a te ao
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Drawing: The Morepork

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Issue 101

Issue 101 (0)

October 1999

Cover Photo: 25th annual Conference. Photo: Alan Wilks

  • Basil
  • DU id happy to help
  • 25th Annual Conference Report
  • Minutes
  • Blue Duck report
  • Huntercraft Decoys
  • Lake Waikare: Wetland in crisis
  • Operation Pateke
  • Our Directors
  • Our People
  • DU News

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Issue 100

Issue 100 (0)

July 1999

Cover Photo: Courtesy of Kevin Hintz

  • Presidents past and present
  • Annual reports
  • 25th Anniversary conference
  • Where have all the ducks gone?
  • DU History in Flight

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Issue 99

Issue 99 (0)

April 1999

Cover Photo: Smew at Slimbridge.  Photo: Graham Gurr

  • Stormwater Mallards
  • Wetland values add value
  • Blue Duck Conservation
  • The Brown Teal of Moturoa
  • Twitcher in the Hide
  • Mt Albert Grammar's wetland development
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Predator file
  • Drawing: The Pied Stilt

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Issue 98

Issue 98 (0)

January 1999

Cover Photo: Brown Teal. Photo: Melvin Pike

  • The Mcmaster Trophy
  • Predator File
  • Wetland Development
  • Book Review
  • A trick to growing oaks
  • Annual conference Preview
  • Swanning around
  • Abducktion at the Calgary Stampede
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Drawing: The Black-backed gull

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Issue 97

Issue 97 (0)

October 1998

Cover Photo: DU Member Natalie Price and friends. Photo: Paula Price

  • A wetland in the metropolis
  • 1998 Annual Conference Reports
  • Waikato Wetlands
  • The Otangaki Wetland Development
  • The Sinclair wetlands
  • The wetland at Pikihuia
  • So, you want to shoot ducks?
  • Drawing: The Welcome Swallow
  • DU News
  • Our People

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Issue 96

Issue 96 (0)

July 1998

Cover Photo: Te Awatotoara Creek, Chatham Islands.  Photo Grant Dumbell

  • Murderous Mustelids
  • 1998 Annual Conference Programme
  • Annual reports 1997-98
  • Wetland development at Shandon Golf Course
  • Let's keep ducks
  • Can Teal return to the Chathams?
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Drawing: The Australian Bittern

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Issue 95

Issue 95 (0)

April 1998

Cover Photo: Mute swan. Photo: Jim Campbell

  • A member's urban wetland
  • A wetland returns to Opiki
  • Will the swan sing?
  • The Hawthorn wood wild fowl and wetland reserve
  • Of steel shot and other things
  • 24th annual Conference
  • Art in Flight
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Drawing: the Harrier Hawk

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Issue 94

Issue 94 (0)

January 1998

Cover Photo: Carolina or North American wood duck.  Photo: Rifleman Productions

  • Finding the Mounties
  • 1996/97 annual accounts
  • The Awapuni lagoon development
  • Freeways and mixed bags
  • Brown Teal return to Okaihau
  • The great duck walk
  • Drawing the Fantail
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News
  • Flight Shopping

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Issue 93

Issue 93 (0)

October 1997

Cover Photo: Conservation Corps servicing nest boxes, Barton's Lagoom, Wairarapa.  Photo: Neil Richardson

  • Member Profile: Diane Pritt
  • 1997 Annual Conference Report
  • Conservation with attitude
  • Bulldust at the Last frontier
  • A bird of a different stamp
  • Eight days of Hunting, fishing and shooting with the Sullivans
  • Insight
  • Our people
  • DU News
  • Drawing: The NZ shoveler
  • In Flight Shopping

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Issue 92

Issue 92 (0)

April 1997

Cover Photo: Brown Teal: Tiritiri Matangi Island - Grent Dumbell

  • Recognising our large donors
  • Book review
  • Blue ducks migrate to the UK
  • Another DU Wetland
  • Game keeping
  • Lessons from the Kowhai Flat Blow-out
  • Insight
  • Our people
  • DU News

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Issue 91

Issue 91 (0)

July 1997

Cover Photo: another DU Wetland project: William Abel

  • Book review
  • Annual Conference program
  • Annual Reports
  • As muddy as you want
  • Creatinga wetland at Rangiwahia
  • Drawing the Pukeko
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News

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Issue 90

Issue 90 (0)

January 1997

Cover Photo: Mute swan and cygnets at Jim Campbell's near Masterton

  • Waterfowl at the Auckland Museum
  • Madagascar Teal
  • What you told us
  • Involvement Volunteers NZ
  • From the 19th at Carterton
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News

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Issue 89

Issue 89 (0)

October 1996

Cover Photo: Canadian Geese about to land: Photo: Scott Nielsen

  • 1995/96 Annual accounts
  • The Andrew dixon MacMaster Trophy
  • Foreman's Reserve at Tannery Corner
  • 1996 Annual Conference
  • DowElanco and Ducks Unlimited: A partnership for Blue Duck Conservation
  • the Simplicity Waterfowl Feeder

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Issue 88

Issue 88 (0)

July 1996

Cover Photo: Mallard taking flight: Photo Scott Nielsen

  • Annual Conference program 1996
  • Annual reports
  • The Great Greytown Water Race Duck race
  • Insight
  • Our People
  • DU News

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Issue 87

Issue 87 (0)

April 1996

Cover Photo: Bill Clinton-Baker feeding waterfowl on his pond in Gladstone Wairarapa

  • Annual Conference programme 1996
  • The restoration of Home Lagoon
  • Who's wetland is it anyway?
  • Board but not bored
  • Anatidae 2000 - a waterfowl talkfest

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Issue 86

Issue 86 (0)

January 1996

Cover Photo: Blue Duck breeding pair and captive bred duckling at Russell Langdon's, Ashburton

  • The Booth Wetland
  • The sad, sad saga of the sex starved goose
  • Building and erecting nest boxes for Grey Teal

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Issue 85

Issue 85 (0)

October 1995

Cover Photo: Water Supply Lake North of Marton

  • MacMaster Trophy
  • Pearce's Wetlands
  • AGM
  • Annual Report

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Issue 84

Issue 84 (0)

July 1995

Cover Photo: Noisy Neighbors - Some of the hundreds of mallard waiting for release through Auckland Bird Rescue

  • New home for Blue Duck and Brown Teal
  • DowElanco's Winning Formula
  • Could Fishing Help Save the Blue Duck

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Issue 83

Issue 83 (0)

April 1995

Cover Photo: Task Force Green Leading Hand, Andrew Morton

  • National Wildlife Center update
  • Island in the Sun

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Issue 82

Issue 82 (0)

January 1995

Cover Photo: Student from Russel Primary School releases a female Brown Teal in the Bay of Islands

  • The story behind DU's duck head logo
  • Campbell Island Teal at Mt Bruce
  • DO Project - Carterton Golf Club

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Issue 81

Issue 81 (0)

September 1994

Cover Photo: Two of the Masterton Intermediate Monitors at work

  • 2000 km for DU
  • QEII National Covenants
  • 20th Conference Weekend Highlights

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Issue 80

Issue 80 (0)

July 1994

Cover Photo: Dave Johnston, Supervisor - Royal Swan - with charges

  • DUNZ 1993/94 annual report

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Issue 79

Issue 79 (0)

April 1994

Cover Photo: Eric Fox, curator of Otorahanga Kiwi House

  • DU Australia visited
  • Kiwis and native birds thriving

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Issue 78

Issue 78 (0)

January 1994

Cover Photo: Canada Goose Banding

  • Canada Goose Banding
  • New directions for Brown Teal

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Issue 77

Issue 77 (0)

October 1993

Cover: Malards. Photo David Mathieson

  • Waging War on Wetlands
  • Annual Conference
  • S.W.A.M.P.
  • DU News

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Issue 76

Issue 76 (0)

July 1993

Cover Photo: Blue Ducks - Photo: David Mathieson

  • Wairarapa Wetlands
  • Charting our Course
  • Annual Reports
  • DU News

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Issue 75

Issue 75 (0)

April 1993

Cover Photo: The Makerua Swamp - DU In Action. Photo: Ken Cook

  • Honker History
  • The Makerua Swamp
  • Annual Conference
  • DU News

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Issue 74

Issue 74 (0)

January 1993

Cover Photo: Pukeko. Photo by Alan Kneebone

  • Trees for birds
  • Grey Teal Nest boxes
  • Pseudotubercolis in Waterfowl
  • DU News

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Issue 73

Issue 73 (0)

October 1992

Cover Photo: Jim Cambell presents Neil Hayes with the Bill Barrett Trophy.  Photo: Di Wilks

  • 100 mile house DU dinner
  • 1992 AGM
  • Chestnut Teal in NZ
  • DU News

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Issue 72

Issue 72 (0)

July 1992

Cover Photo: Brown Teal by Pauline Morse

  • Wetland Link
  • DU Australia
  • Murapara Magic
  • Aims and Objectives
  • DU News

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Issue 71

Issue 71 (0)

April 1992

 

  • Blue Duck and Trout
  • Grey teal Nesting
  • Wetland Link
  • DU News

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Issue 70

Issue 70 (0)

December 1991

 

  • Ducks Unlimited Canadian Style
  • Lead Shot
  • Advantages of Mark 6 Fenn
  • Project Reports
  • DU News

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Issue 69

Issue 69 (0)

September 1991

 

  • Trees for wet places
  • Birdies, eagles and Ducks
  • Blue Duck Aviary
  • Nestboxes

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Issue 68

Issue 68 (0)

June 1991

Cover Photo: The 1991 DU ArtPrint

  • President's report
  • Going to Pot
  • Wetland Link International
  • DU News

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Issue 67

Issue 67 (0)

March 1991

Cover Photo: Blue Duck hatchlings as Melvin Pike's Aviary (Photo N.Hayes)

  • President's report
  • Campbell Island Teal
  • Seasonal Breeding
  • DU News

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Issue 66

Issue 66 (0)

December 1990

Cover Photo: Pateke Lagoons, (Photo: Lloyd Homer)

  • President's report
  • Pateke report
  • Mallard management
  • Scaup progress
  • DU News

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Issue 65

Issue 65 (0)

September 1990

Cover Photo: Jim Campbell receiving a Royal Swan Award from President Neil Hayes

  • President's report
  • Grey Teal study
  • Predator control
  • Ashley Downsl
  • Blue Ducks

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Issue 64

Issue 64 (0)

June 1990

Cover Photo: The Blue Duck Painting by Paul Martinson

  • President's report
  • Brown Teal
  • NZ Scaup
  • Financial statements
  • DU News

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Issue 63

Issue 63 (0)

March 1990

  • President's report
  • Mallard debate
  • Project reports
  • DU News

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Issue 62

Issue 62 (0)

December 1989

Cover Photo: Brown Teal in the wild and in captivity - an adaptable bird

  • President's report
  • Waterfowl Introductions
  • Escaping Fitch
  • Membership survey

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Issue 61

Issue 61 (0)

September 1989

Cover Photo: Blue Duck and young at Arundel Wildfowl Trust U.K.

  • President's report
  • Planting a flight pond
  • Predator control
  • Blue Ducks

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Issue 60

Issue 60 (0)

June 1989

Cover Photo: The Shoveler Painting by Russell Jackson - in this year's raffle

  • Mallard Management in NZ
  • DU News
  • Parasitic laying amog Grey Teal
  • Grey Teal nest boxes
  • Letters

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Issue 59

Issue 59 (0)

March 1989

Cover Photo: The Sinclair Wetlands Educational center

  • President's report
  • DU News
  • Project reports
  • The Mallard in NZ
  • Trapping the enemies of game
  • The value of re-introduction to Bird Conservation

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Issue 58

Issue 58 (0)

December 1988

 

  • President's report
  • DU News
  • Financial report
  • The Pearce wetlands
  • DU International visitors

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Issue 57

Issue 57 (0)

June 1988 (also named issue 56)

 

  • President's report
  • DU News
  • The AGM
  • Brown Teal expedition
  • Brown Teal Survey

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Issue 56

Issue 56 (0)

September 1988

 

  • Letters
  • DU News
  • The AGM
  • The Manganui-O-Te-Ao
  • President's report

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Issue 55

Issue 55 (0)

March 1988

 Cover photo: Horrie shows Sir Paul Reeves the Wetlands

  • Letters
  • DU News
  • Sinclair Wetlands opening
  • Diary of a Pond
  • President's report

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Issue 54

Issue 54 (0)

December 1987

 

  • Two letters to DU
  • Open day at Peacock springs
  • D.U. News
  • President's report
  • Financial statement
  • Minutes of 13th AGM

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Issue 53

Issue 53 (0)

September 1987

 

  • President's report
  • Threat to Brown Teal
  • Project reports
  • Rearing Waterfowl
  • DU News
  • Financial Report
  • AGM Report

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Issue 52

Issue 52 (0)

June 1987

 Cover Photo: Scaup chicks being reared under a bantam.  Photo by: Gary Girvan

  • President's report
  • Brown Teal Research
  • Project reports
  • News from the chapters
  • DU News

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Issue 51

Issue 51 (0)

March 1987

 

  • President's report
  • DU News
  • Project reports
  • News from the Chapters
  • Masterton Intermediate School
  • Brown Teal report

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Issue 50

Issue 50 (0)

December 1986

 

  • President's report
  • DU News
  • Project reports
  • Govt wetlands Policy
  • Nga Manu Trust

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Issue 49

Issue 49 (0)

September 1986

 

  • Annual Conference
  • DU News
  • Minutes of Annual Conference
  • Brown Teal Research project
  • Home lagoon project

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Issue 48

Issue 48 (0)

June 1986

 

  • THC Wairakei
  • D.U. News
  • 'Royal Swan' Project
  • Winstone afforestation
  • President's report
  • Financial statement

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Issue 47

Issue 47 (0)

March 1986

 

  • Dream come truei
  • D.U. News
  • Waterfowl and wetlands in Australasia
  • Brown Teal research
  • President's report

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Issue 46

Issue 46 (0)

December 1985

 

  • President's column
  • D.U. News
  • Project reports
  • Redcliff Wetlands
  • Brown Real reseach

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Issue 45

Issue 45 (0)

September 1985

 Cover picture: Grey Teal, Photo Gary Girvan

  • President's column
  • D.U. News
  • Project reports
  • History created
  • 1985 Conference minutes

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Issue 44

Issue 44 (0)

June 1985

 

  • Annual meeting
  • The Pearce wetlands
  • D.U. News
  • Letters

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Issue 43

Issue 43 (0)

March 1985

 

  • Editorial
  • DU News
  • Decoying ducks for marking
  • Project reports

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Issue 42

Issue 42 (0)

December 1984

 

  • DU News
  • Project reports
  • Research report
  • Brown Teal at Matapouri
  • Mexico 1984

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Issue 41

Issue 41 (0)

September 1984

 

  • Tokaanu 14th July 84
  • Letters
  • DU News
  • Annual Conference

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Issue 40

Issue 40 (0)

June 1984

 

  • 1984 AGM
  • President's report
  • Financial statement
  • The aliens
  • DU News & Project reports
  • Brown Teal research

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Issue 39

Issue 39 (0)

March 1984

 

  • Kiwis Can
  • Brown Teal

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Issue 38

Issue 38 (0)

December 1983

 

  • Grey Teal Nesting

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Issue 37

Issue 37 (0)

September 1983

 

  • Wildlife conservation Award
  • THC Tokaanu

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Issue 36

Issue 36 (0)

June 1983

 

  • AGM 1983

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Issue 35

Issue 35 (0)

March 1983

 

  • Brown Teal

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Issue 34

Issue 34 (0)

December 1982

 

  • The spectacular Carolina
  • Wet Feather

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Issue 33

Issue 33 (0)

September 1982

 

  • 1982 National Conference
  • Decoying ducks

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Issue 32

Issue 32 (0)

June 1982

 

  • 1982 National Conference details - Tokaanu
  • Hamilton Fundraising

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Issue 31

Issue 31 (0)

March 1982

  • The Grey Teal 'transmission'
  • Nga Manu Trust opening
  • Operation Pateke
  • Wildlife Reseach liaison group
  • Upcoming events

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Issue 30

Issue 30 (0)

March 1982

  • Brown Teal breeder award
  • 1982 conference preliminary details
  • Brown Teal breeders
  • DU Project reports

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Issue 29

Issue 29 (10)

September 1981

  • The Kakapo
  • Annual Conference
  • Hootnanny '81
  • DU News
  • NZ Freshwater Fish

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Issue 28

Issue 28 (0)

June 1981

  • President's annual report
  • Aluminium smelter - viewpoint
  • Guest author - Dr Murray Williams
  • DU conference
  • Project reports
  • News

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Issue 27

Issue 27 (0)

March 1981

  • Brown Teal photos
  • Guest author - Julian Nelson Parker
  • Blue duck study
  • News

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Issue 26

Issue 26 (0)

December 1980

  • Brown Teal released at Matakana Is.
  • NZ Waterfowl status
  • Canada Goose management
  • Operations Branta and Gretel

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Issue 25

Issue 25 (0)

September 1980

  • Brown Teal report
  • DU conference
  • Project reports
  • News

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Issue 24

Issue 24 (0)

June 1980

  • President's annual report
  • Operation Gretel
  • DU conference
  • Project reports
  • News

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Issue 23

Issue 23 (0)

March 1980

  • Brown Teal liberation
  • Rare Blue duck reared
  • Operation Gretel and Branta
  • Project reports
  • News

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Issue 22

Issue 22 (0)

December 1979

Cover: Operation Gretel at Dunedin

  • Mobil environmental Award
  • Guest edititorial
  • Symposium: Rare and endangered species
  • Observations on the shooting sports
  • News

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Issue 21

Issue 21 (0)

September 1979

  • DU receives Environmental grant from Mobil Oil and MoRS
  • Call for Keemen
  • Report and photographs: DU annual conference
  • News and photographs - Operation Gretel & Pateke

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Issue 20

Issue 20 (0)

June 1979

  • President's annual report
  • Annual conference 
  • Subsidies for new ponds
  • DU project reports
  • The hunter's future and responsibility (USA)

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Issue 19

Issue 19 (0)

March 1979

  • DU contributes to NX Export drive
  • Operation Gretel Dunedin
  • Conference 79
  • Project reports

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Issue 18

Issue 18 (0)

December 1978

  • DU receives grant
  • Brown Teak ducklings theft
  • Project reports

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Issue 17

Issue 17 (0)

September 1978

  • Annual conference - report & photos
  • DU Board appoints two further directors
  • Keemen of the year announced
  • Operation Gretel
  • DU exhibits at NZ Deerstalkers exhibition

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Issue 16

Issue 16 (0)

June 1978

  • President's annual report
  • Conference details
  • Operation Gretel photos and report
  • Wild and scenic rivers policy - subissions

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Issue 15

Issue 15 (0)

March/April 1978

  • Operation Blue Duck
  • Operation Gretel - expansion
  • Canada Geese
  • Rare Brown Teal

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Issue 14

Issue 14 (0)

December 1977

  • Operation Gretel - Success!
  • Operation HQ
  • Operation Branta
  • Operation Pateke
  • New species of waterfowl!

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Issue 13

Issue 13 (0)

September 1977

  • News and views
  • Project reports
  • Keeman project
  • 1977 conference report

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Issue 12

Issue 12 (0)

June 1977

  • Operation Branta launched
  • International conference presentation
  • Conference Auction list

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Issue 11

Issue 11 (0)

March 1977

  • DU (Canada) Chairman visits NZ
  • Operation Gretel Report
  • Operation Pateke report
  • Mallard Nest box
  • The art of thinking 'Duck'

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Issue 10

Issue 10 (0)

December 1976

  • NZ founder departs
  • TV1 to film wildlife
  • DUNZ joins World Wildlife Fund
  • Operation Pateke report

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Issue 09

Issue 09 (0)

September 1976

  • Director appointed
  • Membership drive
  • 'T' shirt sales
  • Project reports

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Issue 08

Issue 08 (0)

June 1976

  • USA National President visits NZ
  • Operation HQ
  • Project Keemen Reports
  • Dudley Bell's travel diaries
  • Wellington Conference report

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Issue 07

Issue 07 (0)

March 1976

  • DU Canada director visit
  • News from the USA
  • Operation HQ announced
  • Project reports
  • 1976 annual conference details

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Issue 06

Issue 06 (0)

December 1975

  • Great Xmas ideas
  • President's Xmas message
  • Project reports - Pateke and Gretel

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Issue 05

Issue 05 (0)

September 1975

  • Conference report
  • New directors
  • Operation Gretel report
  • Operation Pateke and Keemen reports

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Issue 04

Issue 04 (0)

Issue 2/75

  • First annual conference announced
  • Membership list
  • President's report

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Issue 03

Issue 03 (0)

Issue 1/75

  • Sir Keith Holyoake award
  • Game fair Auckland
  • Operation Gretel report
  • Dudley's Diary

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Issue 02

Issue 02 (0)

Issue 2/1974

  • Operation Gretel 
  • Sir Keith Holyoake award
  • AGM announced
  • Membership hits 100
  • Dudley's diary

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Issue 01

Issue 01 (0)

August 1974

  • Inaugural DUNZ Newsletter
  • Operation Gretel announced
  • Dudley's diary
  • Who's who at DU

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