Media – outreach and opinion

Digital

Paleoclimatologists are digging into the connections between the collapse of Maya Civilization and extreme droughts

https://massivesci.com/articles/mayan-empire-collapse-drought-climate-change/

Print

Fears for goldmine grants on green land

http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/industries/9222669/Fears-for-goldmine-grants-on-green-land

Rebecca Priestley: The effects of plastic microbeads in facial scrubs

http://www.noted.co.nz/currently/science/rebecca-priestley-the-effects-of-plastic-microbeads-in-facial-scrubs/

Is this Christchurch’s most plastic-polluted beach?

http://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/79617786/Is-this-Christchurchs-most-plastic-polluted-beach

Waikato University scientist’s cave study aims to measure climate change

http://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/climate-news/86619669/waikato-university-scientists-cave-study-aims-to-measure-climate-change

New study hopes to end speculation around cadmium levels in soil

https://i.stuff.co.nz/waikato-times/109052954/new-study-hopes-to-end-speculation-around-cadmium-levels-in-soil

Cadmium leaching research project underway

https://www.coastandcountrynews.co.nz/news/4138-cadmium-leaching-research-project-underway.html

TV

Search for clues about how climate change will affect NZ heads deep underground

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/search-clues-climate-change-affect-nz-heads-deep-underground

Radio

Waitomo Caves shut down for high carbon dioxide levels

http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/201830769/waitomo-caves-shut-down-for-high-carbon-dioxide-levels

Caves reveal past climate change

https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ourchangingworld/audio/2018688270/caves-reveal-past-climate-change