News

Nov 20, 2012

NZ's 'clean, green' image eroding overseas


New Zealand’s Green Tourism Push Clashes With Realities.

'More than half of the country’s freshwater recreational sites were unsafe to swim in.'

Fecal contamination of waterways, caused largely by dairy farming is widespread

 

Read the full article here--

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/business/global/new-zealands-green-tourism-push-clashes-with-realities.html?ref=global&_r=1

 

and more here

http://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/8023412/100-Pure-Fantasy-Living-up-to-our-brand