37 days ago

Are guava moths invading the feijoas where you are?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangārei Leader

It's feijoa season but guava moths can play havoc on this delicious crop. Are guava moths a problem where you live? And have you tried any of these recommendations to get rid of them?

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6 minutes ago

15 things we don't know about transport

Oliver Neighbourly Lead from One Tree Point

Research shows that not enough of us connect our car use with our carbon footprint, and driving less is likely to be one of the best and easiest ways we can reduce our carbon footprint.
The trouble is — we really, really love our cars. Collectively, Kiwis drive 49 billion kilometres (the equivalent of 1.2 million times round the planet) every year.
Check out these interesting facts about the impact of transport on climate change (click here to download the full-size PDF infographic).

4 hours ago

Poll: Which is your preferred method of inducing sleep?

Marketing Manager from Beds 4 U Whangarei

Choose an option below, or if not listed in the options then comment below what your routine is before going to bed to get a good night's sleep!

Which is your preferred method of inducing sleep?
  • 28.6% Listen to soothing music
    28.6% Complete
  • 54.3% Read a book
    54.3% Complete
  • 8.6% Meditate
    8.6% Complete
  • 8.6% Have a cup of chamomile tea
    8.6% Complete
35 votes
2 hours ago

Seeking input for our Draft Climate Action Plan survey

The Team from Whangarei District Council

Our Draft Climate Action Plan identifies specific outcomes from our work on climate change mitigation and adaptation. The new draft plan covers our whole District, outlining ways we can manage and act on the effects of climate change.

We are now seeking public feedback on the draft, from quick-thoughts through to detailed input on our strategic approach. See the link below to take part.