Grant Dyson

Posts by Grant Dyson for News:

Hunters praised for safety focus as new game bird season starts

Duck season one Jarrad left and six year old son Leighton.

Fish and Game staff say that most hunters encountered in a large-scale ranging operation were “more than happy” with their start to the new game bird season, that began early...

Read more about 'Hunters praised for safety focus as new game bird season starts'...

Safety ‘number one priority’ this game bird season

Maimai huntersshooting earlybird2

Game bird hunters are being urged to make safety their number one priority when the new hunting season opens this weekend Saturday 5 May.

Read more about 'Safety ‘number one priority’ this game bird season '...

Fish & Game welcomes National Party turnaround on environment

FGNZ MartinTaylor3

Fish & Game is welcoming National Party leader Simon Bridges’ pledge to “reset” the party’s environmental policies, saying it is good to see him finally acknowledge the new political reality...

Read more about 'Fish & Game welcomes National Party turnaround on environment'...

Graeme Marshall Fishing Report for Reel Life April 2018

South Canterbury Report for April 2018

Read more about 'Graeme Marshall Fishing Report for Reel Life April 2018 '...

Will Spry Fishing Report for Reel Life April 2018

Mackenzie Country Report

Read more about 'Will Spry Fishing Report for Reel Life April 2018 '...

NZFFA Report for Reel Life April 2018

Yellow UnderwateDave Shaw2.jpg small

TOO MUCH, TOO MANY, TOO LITTLE

Read more about 'NZFFA Report for Reel Life April 2018 '...

Hugh Creasy Column for Reel Life April 2018

Creasy’s Column – by Hugh Creasy

Read more about 'Hugh Creasy Column for Reel Life April 2018'...

Urgent action needed after report’s wake up call

FGNZ S sedimentation10

Fish & Game has called for urgent government action on what it describes as a “sobering” official report showing wetlands, forests and waterways are coming under increasing pressure from unsustainable development.

Read more about 'Urgent action needed after report’s wake up call'...

Steady on – call for cap on tourism numbers in New Zealand high country

FGNZ NC LakeColeridgeComp8

Fish & Game is calling on the Government to curb tourism numbers in the South Island high country, saying the pressure is now so high, it’s harming the environment and...

Read more about 'Steady on – call for cap on tourism numbers in New Zealand high country'...

Poacher pays ‘high price’ for trout from hatchery

Poach one Dead brown trout gill net from Lake Waikaremoana. 002

Trout poached from Fish & Game’s Ngongotaha hatchery were “anything but a free feed” for a Rotorua teenager who has paid dearly for his catch.

Read more about 'Poacher pays ‘high price’ for trout from hatchery '...

Fish & Game dismisses ‘nonsense' claims about irrigation schemes

Cows irrigation 2

Fish & Game has dismissed as “nonsense” Irrigation New Zealand’s claims that irrigation is good for the environment.The claims have been made by Irrigation New Zealand head Andrew Curtis, who...

Read more about 'Fish & Game dismisses ‘nonsense' claims about irrigation schemes '...

Fish for Winter Trout

RL april16 Eastern winter shoreline fishing2

But check the weather forecast first.

Read more about 'Fish for Winter Trout'...

Game bird hunting licences now on sale

BBaugustCSI3 Dont blow em out on opening practice your calling over the summer2

A good duck breeding season in many parts of the country is holding the promise of a good hunting season as game bird hunting licences go on sale today.

Read more about 'Game bird hunting licences now on sale '...

Hawke's Bay Game Bird Newsletter 2018

SS3

The new Hawke's Bay Game Bird Newsletter for 2018 is now out.

Read more about 'Hawke's Bay Game Bird Newsletter 2018'...

Graeme Marshall report for Reel Life February 2018

REEL LIFE G MARSHALL FEb

South Canterbury Report - Summer Blues

Read more about 'Graeme Marshall report for Reel Life February 2018'...

Will Spry Report for Reel Life February 2018

IMG 2649

Mackenzie Country Report

Read more about 'Will Spry Report for Reel Life February 2018 '...

Hugh Creasy Report for Reel Life February 2018

Creasy's Column - By Hugh Creasy

Read more about 'Hugh Creasy Report for Reel Life February 2018'...

‘Biggest ever’ duck banding tally bodes well for game bird season

Duck banding Feb 2018

Duck hunters will have no shortage of birds to target when the new game bird season kicks off in May (Saturday May 5) – going by the latest Fish &...

Read more about '‘Biggest ever’ duck banding tally bodes well for game bird season '...

Dunedin artist's painting features on new habitat stamp

Karen Baddock artist2

The work of a Dunedin artist, Karen Baddock, features on the 2018 New Zealand Game Bird Habitat Stamp which is being released today.

Read more about 'Dunedin artist's painting features on new habitat stamp'...

Help our threatened wetlands on World Wetlands Day

2018 Gamebird Stamp 002

New Zealanders are being urged to celebrate World Wetlands Day by doing something practical to help protect wetlands, a habitat crucial to the survival of many of this country’s wildlife species.

Read more about 'Help our threatened wetlands on World Wetlands Day '...