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Backcountry touring access guidelines published

During FMC's Outdoor Community campaign support to Ski Touring, we noticed some friction between members of the back country touring community and some ski area operators.  The friction appeared to [...]

By |2019-04-18T12:20:39+00:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Backcountry touring access guidelines published

FMC Submission on Enduring stewardship of Crown pastoral land

The New Zealand high country is a jigsaw of public conservation land, crown land and freehold land. As to 2019, 1.2 million ha crown land are leased to 171 pastoral lease [...]

By |2019-04-16T09:17:16+00:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on FMC Submission on Enduring stewardship of Crown pastoral land

Griffin Creek Hydro scheme – Press Release

FMC sent this press release to media on Monday 11, Mar 2019 to support the efforts to preserve the values of Griffin Creek.  The introductory summary is; Federated Mountain Clubs [...]

By |2019-03-07T09:10:39+00:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Griffin Creek Hydro scheme – Press Release

LINZ launches new app to help fight wilding conifers

A new tool to enable the public to help fight wilding conifers, one of New Zealand’s most invasive species, has been created by Land Information New Zealand (LINZ). Wilding Watch [...]

By |2019-02-11T14:29:09+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on LINZ launches new app to help fight wilding conifers