Sustainability news, events and resources

Check out the latest sustainability-related news and events at Massey University and sustainability resources.


Advancing the science of reintroduction
Although New Zealand has a long history of attempting to reintroduce native species into their former habitats, projects have been poorly conceived,...
The rise of Maori achievement in mental health
The phenomenal success of a groundbreaking programme to develop Māori Health professionals has been celebrated at a special hui in Auckland...
Award for Massey filmmaker’s environment doco
Filming the capture of tiny glass eels under a full moon posed quite a challenge for Massey University lecturer Dr Sy Taffel. But he succeeded and...
Growing innovation in the primary industries
Nearly 100 scientists and industry leaders in plant science are discussing how to grow innovation for the primary industries in New Zealand at a...
Massey continues to support farming leaders
The cream of the crop in sustainable farming practices were recognised last night at the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust's annual Sustainability...
Massey marine specialist helps threatened species
Massey University marine mammal specialist Dr Louise Chilvers has contributed to an international conservation report finding that New Zealand sea...
Tips for dealing with stress, contaminants from flooding
Massey University emergency management specialists from the Joint Centre for Disaster Research have offered online tips to help people deal with the...
Technology key to future of agriculture
Attendees at this year's National Fieldays see technology as the driver of future agriculture in New Zealand.
Plastic bag-free future for Palmerston North?
Imagine life without them? A Massey University environmental anthropologist can. Dr Trisia Farrelly is part of a Palmerston North group campaigning...
$4m in funding for Massey health researchers
Massey University researchers in the College of Health have been awarded almost $4 million in the 2015 Health Research Council's Funding round.

Sustainability events

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Sustainability resources

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability

Massey University is a member of Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS). In addition to the publically available information from their website all Massey staff have access to the member only area by registering on the website using their Massey email address. Webinars hosted by ACTS are available for Massey staff to join.

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