Date Archives August 2018

“Shoot down the helicopters!” ‘Ban 1080’ activists vow to take extreme action

In a bold move on Facebook recently, several Ban 1080 activists have declared war on helicopters dropping the bait, asserting they will shoot down any they see. A photo shared publicly on the social media platform shows three men standing beside a small and badly-printed sign which reads, “To DOC NZ any helicopter observed poisoning this forest will be shot down. Tangatawhenua”. A four-wheel drive can be observed behind them. The comments below show support for the action, with several people asking to share the post further. Other comments included: “Tuff cuzzi!!!Shoot… Read More