Entecol has moved to new premises and has a new phone number. Check the Contact page for details.



People interested in the new wasp bait can find all the information on the bait, and how to become an approved user of it at the Merchento website.


+64 3 539 0508

Our name, Entecol, is derived from entomology (the study of insects) and ecology, and these disciplines are at the heart of what we do. We strive to provide high quality advice, services and products to meet the specific needs of our clients and customers. We search for innovative and cost-effective solutions to problems, without  compromising on integrity.


What We Do

Entecol undertakes a wide range of projects, including:

  • Invertebrate surveys for environmental consents
  • Preparation of expert witness evidence
  • Invasive invertebrate management/eradication plans
  • Biosecurity surveillance
  • Invertebrate community rehabilitation projects
  • Pest control product development and testing
  • Entomological research
  • Technical services (e.g. collecting insects for research)
  • Identification services
  • Literature reviews
  • Photographic services


Where we work

We are based in Nelson, at the northern end of New Zealand's South Island, but have undertaken projects throughout New Zealand and overseas.

Small white butterfly (Pieris rapae) feeding on flower

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