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Creating more Mauao guardians: The Weekend Sun (October 12, 2018)
A team of Mauao kaitiaki (guardians) will offer free training to help keep a damaging fungus off the Mount Maunganui landmark. Pohutukawa trees that encircle the beachside mountain are susceptible to myrtle rust, as are resident manuka and kanuka. The fungal disease can affect flowers, shoots and leaves, maiming and sometimes killing the plant itself. 

Our ancestral links to Mauao leave us the inherent responsibility to look after him as he looks after us. It is about kaitiakitanga and passing on this knowledge to our children.  

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Tauranga Moana launches biosecurity collective
Sun Live (October 15, 2018)
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What's lurking below – fighting the weird and not-so-wonderful pests in Tauranga waters
Kiri Gillespie, New Zealand Herald (October 16, 2018)
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Wanted – better biosecurity for BOP
Elaine Fisher, Coast & Country News (November, 2018)
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S T O R I E S /

Pond pests
Chris Steel, Katikati Advertiser (October 11, 2018)
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Mana taiao
Chris Steel, Katikati Advertiser (November 08, 2018)

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Better biosecurity
Elaine Fisher, Coast & Country News (November, 2018)

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Making the masses biosecurity troops
Merle Foster, Coast & Country News (November, 2018)

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Biosecurity in top place
Elaine Fisher, The Orchardist (November, 2018)

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Biosecurity is a community effort
Richard Rennie, Farmers Weekly (October 17, 2018)

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Bay of Plenty biosecurity champions win national awards
Bay of Plenty Times (November 13, 2018)

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Damien O’Connor launches Tauranga Moana Biosecurity Capital
Kiri Gillespie, Bay of Plenty Times (October 16, 2018)

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New Tauranga biosecurity group welcomes campaign
Bay of Plenty Times (September 28, 2018)

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Bay of Plenty collective forms to strengthen biosecurity fight
Bay of Plenty Times (October 16, 2018)

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Stink bugs threat to Bay’s billion-dollar kiwifruit industry
Bay of Plenty Times (October 17, 2018)
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Little eyes monitoring the garden
The Weekend Sun (November 2, 2018)
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