Environews - Kiwi Program gets a Gong
Armed with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from Massey University, a doctorate from Oxford and 10 years experience with the former Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Hugh Robertson joined the Department of Conservation as a scientist for the Wellington Conservancy in 1989.
Now him and his Kiwi program have reveived an international conservation award and been recognised for their work.
Graeme talks to the man himself and finds out the details of the kiwi saving program.
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