These large invasive birds are a problem in the Wellington region because they eat and destroy newly germinated seedlings, which sometimes means entire crops need to be re-sown.
We need to protect our region’s environment and economic wellbeing from damage, which is why we aim to remove rooks from our region by 2029.
Find out more about Rooks here - www.gw.govt.nz...
Kelson based photographer Andrew Gorrie took this stunning photo of a tūī from his backyard. It took him over 30 shots to get the tūī lined up with the moon.
I posted this 116 days ago about the safety of our pet rabbit. Pancake is now dead, killed by this very same dog, according to workers who were on a roof close by. We are devastated by the loss of our beloved 5 year old Pancake. The workers also said that a neighbour came to see the scene, but did not inform us of anything (we could make have tried to resuscitate her. I don't know if the person who came was the owner of the dog who was let to wonder freely and is a true danger to small pets.
I want the owner to hear this: Having a dog comes with responsibility and respect for others. Don't have one if you are not capable of doing this.
This Thursday Open House has Rosie White as their guest speaker. Rosie has an Applied Art Degree, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Design. She will explain how hope, activism and stitching have come together in her practice as an artist.
Open House starts at 10.30am.
They meet in the Church Hall which is on Hanover Street, just off Wadestown Road. This is a group for over 60's.