100% Pure NZ to Release Genetically Modified Frankenpossums

New Zealand’s 100% pure reputation took another hit today with the news that its conservation body is considering releasing generations of genetically mutated possums in to the wild. “The Department of Conservation is pursuing research into mutant possums which produce infertile male babies… One such tool being developed by Landcare Research and Otago University was…

DOC Fluffs Up 1080 Drop in Tennyson Inlet

In all the craziness of yesterday’s roastbusters stalker-media circus you may have missed the news about a small scale environmental disaster that was unfolding in Tennyson Inlet in the western arm of Pelorus Sound in the Marlborough Sounds.. We’ve spoken many times about the dangers of New Zealand dropping hundreds of tonnes of  1080 (a…