A seabed minerals advisory committee has been established to provide community perspectives to the Government on the development of the seabed minerals sector.
OPINION: The fight against plastic is far from over and as always, Te Ipukarea Society is coming out swinging.
OPINION: Three new water walking insects have been identified in the Cook Islands, making a total of six. By Joseph Brider of Natural Heritage Trust.
Orchid lovers will be pleased to know that Rarotonga has its very own rare ground-orchid that is native (endemic) to the island and found nowhere else in the world.
Public consultation is underway to determine whether the government should introduce dedicated legislation to protect submarine cables in Cook Islands waters.