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  1. Video for NZTA admits contractors dumped rubble in Whangārei stream
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    NZTA admits contractors dumped rubble in Whangārei stream

    The New Zealand Transport Agency has admitted that contractors working on the Oakleigh Bridge on State Highway 1, south of Whangārei didn't follow processes.

  2. Video for Endangered Tahitian flower connected to Māori
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    Endangered Tahitian flower connected to Māori

    The tiare apetahi is a rare flower that can only be grown in the Tahitian island of Ra'īatea. Now endangered, the plant is heavily protected, and its legend has a spiritual connection to Māori.

  3. Video for Exploring nature decreases anxiety and depression
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    Exploring nature decreases anxiety and depression

    The Mental Health Foundation has released research showing that spending time in nature has a positive impact on mental health.

  4. Video for Clean up of Lake Whangape begins
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    Clean up of Lake Whangape begins

    A number of agencies will work together to clean up Lake Whangape, once a food source for local Māori in Rangiriri is now so polluted health signs were erected to warn the public of the dangers. 

  5. Video for Māori zero waste initiative supports Tūwharetoa Festival
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    Māori zero waste initiative supports Tūwharetoa Festival

    A kaupapa Māori zero waste initiative is helping to change a community's mindset about how they eliminate rubbish.  Students of Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Whakarewa i Te Reo ki Tūwharetoa are implementing the zero waste teachings at this year's Tūwharetoa Festival in Taupō.

  6. Video for Govt opens consultation for Plant Variety Rights law
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    Govt opens consultation for Plant Variety Rights law

    The government has opened public consultation over the Plant Variety Rights law, which regulates intellectual property protection over new plant varieties.  Māori law expert Moana Jackson says while it's a start, more needs to be done to address the core issues for Māori in the intellectual property space.

  7. Video for Kina is a delicacy, but what about the shell?
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    Kina is a delicacy, but what about the shell?

    Kina shells contain bioactives which are known to be effective in treating diabetes, metabolic syndrome and other serious health conditions.

  8. Video for Papakura school makes use of local organic waste
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    Papakura school makes use of local organic waste

    Students at Papakura Intermediate School have received 5,000 litres of compost to use for their maara kai project.

  9. Video for Nationwide silent hīkoi protests held against 1080
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    Nationwide silent hīkoi protests held against 1080

    Thousands marched the streets in cities and towns across the country, in a united peaceful protest against the use of 1080. Hīkoi of a Poisoned Nation organiser Alan Gurden says they are calling for a moratorium on all 1080 activity immediately.

  10. Video for The magic school bus meets mātauranga Māori
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    The magic school bus meets mātauranga Māori

    Renowned Māori astrologer Rereata Mākiha is hitting the road to teach science and astrology from a Māori worldview.

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