Film Screening 9 September - Hutt South Greens are hosting a fundraising screening of Kiwi film 'Predicament' at the Lighthouse Cinema in Petone.
Warm Healthy Rentals Tour 13 September - Gareth Hughes is on his campaign tour for better rental housing. This week he's in Wellington. Come and share your stories when the tour is in your town.
Help the Animals
14 September - Sue Kedgley is joined by animal welfare group reps to talk about animal welfare in New Zealand. Turnball House, Wellington.
Be Heard by your MP 18 September - Green MPs invite deaf or hearing impaired citizens to discuss issues they are concerned about in Wellington and Auckland.
Find events in your area.
Canterbury Earthquake - first flyover of fault trace GNS Scientists make an initial aerial assessment of the fault southwest of Christchurch. [GNS Science]
Banksy fun-ride Guerilla artist Banksy, makes an environmental statement about BP, and their recent oil-tastrophy. [Treehugger]
Greener Champagne The traditional Champagne bottle is getting a redesign to help reduce the 200,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide emmissions it takes to transport bubbles aorund the world. [NY Times]
Rugby star says DOC 'lost cause' Former All Black captain Anton Oliver has attacked the Department of Conservation for failing to fight for the preservation of the Nevis River, near Queenstown. [Stuff]
Bag-free America? American Samoa has become the first U.S. territory to ban plastic bags. [Treehugger]
Greenpeace Argentina: battling the batteries Greenpeace Argentina, has convinced Procter & Gamble, importer of Duracell batteries, to take responsibility for their battery waste and find the correct way to dispose of them. [Treehugger]
The power is yours! Captain Planet, the 1990s eco-superhero turns 20 this month, and gets his own "Captain Planet Day." [Treehugger]
Tiny solar cells fix themselves Researchers have demonstrated tiny solar cells just billionths of a metre across that can repair themselves, extending their useful lifetime. [BBC]
Caravan of Royal love Prince Charles has embarked on a dubious and lavish train trip to spread the green message. [Guardian]
Lion cub camThe Smithsonian National Zoo has just launched a live webcam of the zoo's four new baby African lion cubs and their mother. [Wired]
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