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  1. Man rescued from Canterbury's Waimakariri RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | The Press On-Line

    A man has been rescued after he was spotted clinging to a bridge pylon in the Waimakariri River near Christchurch. Emergency services were called about 12.50pm on Monday after motorists on the Christchurch Northern Motorway spotted the man clinging to the bridge, north of Christchurch.


  2. Rescue underway after man spotted clinging to bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    A water rescue is underway in Christchurch where a man is clinging to a bridge pillar in the Waimakariri River. Police were alerted at 12.30pm by a member of the public who spotted the man in the water.


  3. Selwyn-Waihora Zone Committee considers the role of wetlandsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 5 | Scoop

    The meeting will focus on the potential for constructed wetlands to reduce Nitrogen and Phosphorus loads. Extensive drainage in the lower reaches of the Te Waihora catchment to facilitate agricultural land use has resulted in substantial loss of natural wetlands from the landscape.


  4. A host-specific habitat former controls biodiversity across...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | CSIRO Publishing

    Mads S. Thomsen A B C , Isis Metcalfe A , Paul South A and David R. Schiel A A Marine Ecology Research Group, School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand. B UWA Oceans Institute and School of Plant Biology, University of Western Australia, Hackett Drive, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia.


  5. Tim Smit dreams of an Eden in ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Press On-Line

    On Thursday night at the Canterbury Club, among the worthies and the men in suits, Sir Tim Smit was the scruffiest man in the room in his blue shirt and faded jeans. But he was also the person everyone else had come to hear.


  6. Government must plan for rising sea levelsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Scoop

    The rebuild of Christchurch offers a unique opportunity to plan for more extreme weather events, and for rising sea levels caused by climate change," Green Party Christchurch spokesperson Eugenie Sage said today. Nearly 6000 properties in Christchurch and Banks Peninsula could be under threat from coastal erosion over the next century, a new report suggests.


  7. Wellington trust plans to build a permanent ice skating rinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Dominion Post

    An artist's impression of a proposed ice skating arena for Wellington. A new trust wants to get it built somewhere in the region and is looking to a council to provide land.


  8. top order batsman/coachRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Professional Cricketers' Association

    The St Albans Cricket Club , a top 10 NZ club, in Christchurch New Zealand is seeking a euro UK quality and experienced top order batsman/coach for the 2015/16 season.Oct 1 to March 2016 Bowling/wkpg is a bonus.


  9. Google's Victoria Ransom's tips for New Zealand entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 |

    A New Zealander who sold her company to Google says New Zealand entrepreneurs need to be more open to giving up a stake in their business. In 2008 Ransom founded Wildfire Interactive, a social marketing services company which helps clients manage their communications, track performance and engage consumers on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube and Pinterest.


  10. Rocket Lab launches Canterbury projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Press On-Line

    His property at Kaitorete Spit, on the shores of Lake Ellesmere, south of Christchurch, has been chosen by Auckland-based company Rocket Lab as its preferred launch site for rockets that can carry satellites into orbit. The project was launched at the site on Thursday .


  11. Loss of soil organic matter following cultivation of long-term...Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | CSIRO Publishing

    Loss of soil organic matter following cultivation of long-term pasture: effects on major exchangeable cations and cation exchange capacity D. Curtin A B , P. M. Fraser A and M. H. Beare A A The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, Private Bag 4704, Christchurch, New Zealand. B Corresponding author.


  12. Discovery of family heirloom leads to new WWI bookRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... a love also in the outdoors and military history's little known facts. Clinton currently lives in Christchurch, New Zealand.


  13. GraysOnline acquires DMS Davlan for undisclosed sumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | ComputerWorld

    ... firm has been on the acquisition path and earlier this year acquired Bryan Andrews Auctioneers in Christchurch, New Zealand for an undisclosed sum.


  14. Flapper, Wilkie in JackaroosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Courier

    ... trial for the five men and five women spots available for the 2015 Asia Pacific Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand, on November 24 to December 6. Bowls Australia will also soon release the teams selected for events such as the Merdeka ...


  15. The Internet of Stings; WiFi for your beehiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 28, 2015 - CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand -- New Zealand based beekeeping technology company, Hivemind Ltd, have released a new WiFi beehive scale and smartphone app that will allow urban beekeepers, bee educators and researchers, to better monitor their bees and more easily share their knowledge about these vitally important pollinators. A crowdfunding campaign for the product is currently live on the indiegogo platform here: at/wifibees The importance of bees in our environment is a highly topical and important issue gaining increasing coverage.


  16. Auckland - not really cold but definitely coolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    There is no getting away from it - Dunedin is unpleasant when in the grip of snow and ice. Photo / Otago Daily Times Slut-shaming is weird, old-fashioned and pointless.


  17. Trident whistleblower backed by former Royal Navy commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... murdered in Shrewsbury in 1984. He is now a co-director of the Disarmament and Security Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand and campaigns against nuclear weapons. He served in the Royal Navy from 1962-82, flying Buccaneer nuclear strike aircraft and ...


  18. Spark considering heading back to the centre of ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 |

    Paul Deavoll, just appointed head of South Island at Spark, in front of the company's building on Hereford Street, central Christchurch. New Zealand's largest telephone company Spark is weighing its return to the centre of Christchurch a year after its rival Vodafone made a commitment.


  19. National Storage REIT Agrees to Buy 5-Property Self-Storage Portfolio in New Zealand for $23MRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Inside Self-Storage

    Australian self-storage operator National Storage REIT has agreed to purchase a five-property portfolio in Christchurch, New Zealand, for $23 million. The properties are in the communities of Belfast, Ferrymead, Hornby, Opawa and Redwood.


  20. A Netflix Remote Control For Android And Windows Phone Has Been Released By Incendo TechnologyRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 25, 2015 - CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand -- Incendo Technology are pleased to announce the release of a Netflix Remote Control for their Vectir Remote Control app. This is a universal remote control app that runs on Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry and Java phones.