Effect of 1080 poison on bees

Naomi Pond made this Official Information request to Department of Conservation

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From: Naomi Pond

Dear Department of Conservation,

Regarding aerial 1080, given that 1080 poison was developed as an insecticide, i am concerned about the effect on bees; 3 questions: 1. what is its effect on honeybees ? 2.what is its effect on bumblebees? 3. what is its effect on our native bee?

Yours faithfully, Naomi Pond

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Dear Naomi
On behalf of the Director-General of the Department of Conservation, I confirm receipt of your request for official information. Your request has been forwarded to the relevant business group for processing. You will receive a reply in accordance with the requirements of the Official Information Act 1982.
Yours sincerely
Alan Moran
for Director-General

Alan Moran 
Government Services Advisor (Government Services)
Policy and Visitors Group
Department of Conservation–Te Papa Atawhai
Phone:  0275665778
Conservation House (Level 2) 19-32 Manners Street [ PO Box 10420, Wellington 6143 ]
Conservation for prosperity Tiakina te taiao, kia puawai 

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From: Laura Mansfield
Department of Conservation

Attachment OIA 17 E 400 Naomi Pond DOC 3157921.pdf
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Dear Naomi,

Please find attached the response to your Official Information Request
made on 4 September, 2017 regarding the effect of 1080 on bees. 




Laura Mansfield
Personal Assistant
Julie Knauf, Acting Director Terrestrial Ecosystems Unit
Department of Conservation—Te Papa Atawhai
DDI: +64 027 408 3525

National Office
Conservation House 18-32 Manners St | PO Box 10 420, Wellington 6143

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