How getting involved in conservation can help your mental health

Looking after yourself, looking after others and looking after the planet: is there anything more important? Right now in New Zealand we’re celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week, but did you know there are links between mental well-being and protecting wildlife? Here’s how. 1. The power of nature Have you ever found a walk in the … Continue reading How getting involved in conservation can help your mental health

Two Hector's dolphins surfacing, one blowing a bubble through its' blow-hole.

Update: Hector’s Dolphin Surveys

February 8th 2018 K.O.R.I is pleased to announce the successful completion of our first batch of boat-based surveys for 2018! These surveys are part an ongoing study that began in 2013 which aims to record and monitor the critically endangered Hector’s dolphins found in the waters around Kaikōura. Our survey routes alternate between the two … Continue reading Update: Hector’s Dolphin Surveys