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Weather Eyewith John Maunder The graph shows the range of Tauranga's January rainfalls from 1898-2015, varied from an extreme high of 532 mm in 1907 to a low of only 1 mm in 1928. The second wettest January was 2011, when 347 mm was recorded;...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz As Rogers Rabbits takes in some much-needed RR – feeling the effects of the summer sun – we burrow into the archives to discover a ‘cobbled' together piece expounding the joys...

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Jane NeesBOP Regional Councillorwww.janenees.co.nz The Bay of Plenty Regional Council supports the sustainable development of the region through managing the effects of people's use of freshwater, geothermal, land, air and coastal resources. To...

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Matt CowleyTauranga City Councillor Tourism in the Bay is booming. It's in part due to lots of events happening. It's also due to an eight per cent growth of international visitors arriving in NZ from last year. Once we have attracted...

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Andrew von DadelszenFormer Regional Councillor As Bay of Plenty regional councillors head back for 2016, it is time to reflect on 2015. First let us look at Bay of Plenty Regional Council – I raised issues around managing their costs, and...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Groundhog Day, February 2, is a popular tradition in the United States. It is also a legend that traverses many centuries, its origins clouded in the mists of time with ethnic cultures and animals awakening on specific...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz There's barely a year goes by without some whacko telling us the world is about to end. This year it's the turn of scientists who calculate how close we are to the edge of oblivion, and...

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Papamoa Unlimitedwith Wayne Georgeof Papamoa Progressive Society We at the Papamoa Progressive Association, trust that your Christmas and New Year holidays were enjoyable and we extend our best wishes to you and yours for a successful and prosperous...

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Dive Right Inwith Gwyn Brownfrom Tauranga Dive Right, here's an idea – now it's not mine, so I am not looking for any back slapping, but I think it has merit. Let's remove the current size limits on fish, crayfish, paua,...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Temperatures have been recorded in the Tauranga area at several sites in the last 100 years, including the current Tauranga Airport site from June 1990. The graph below shows details of the average annual daily maximum...

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Birds basking in the summer sun. By Diane Patterson.
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