Environment

Environmental health a challenge

Saturday December 29, 2018

One of the great ironies of our time is that what we do in pursuit of money puts undue pressure on the environment, but restoring the health of our environment costs money too.

Environmental health a challenge

Saturday December 29, 2018

One of the great ironies of our time is that what we do in pursuit of money puts undue pressure on the environment, but restoring the health of our environment costs money too.

Water intake on temporary bypass

Friday December 28, 2018

The Matavera water intake is on a temporary bypass while intake upgrades are taking place under Te Mato Vai.

End in sight for two TMV intakes

Thursday December 27, 2018

Construction at the Avana and Turangi intake sites is progressing well and expected to be complete by the end of April 2019, the project management unit for the project says.

Energy project payments delayed

Saturday December 22, 2018

Delays by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in making payments to the contractor working on the Cook Islands renewable energy project will not delay the ambitious venture.

Discarded disposable diapers (nappies) make up about 14 per cent of the waste at the Arorangi landfill, revealed a survey conducted by Infrastructure Cook Islands.

Recently Cook Islands Chamber of Commerce president Tangata Fletcher Melvin, had a conversation with Marae Moana director Jacqui Evans that changed the way he understands the marine park.

Positive view of fishing meeting

Sunday December 16, 2018

Yesterday was the last day of the annual meeting of the Western Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), more commonly known as the Tuna Commission, and the Cook Islands delegation is confident of some positive outcomes.

Resource protection a vital issue

Sunday December 16, 2018

“The Cook Islands’ resources can be accessed by anyone if there is not legislation in place to protect them.”

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