Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 2 Nov 2021

Work to do to stop tree canopy decline in Whau

Whau Local Board has reiterated its commitment to improving access to green spaces following the news that tree canopy cover in Whau has reduced by two per cent since 2018.

Environment 1 Nov 2021

More than 2000 plants in the ground thanks to Project Twin Streams

Community organisations planted 2250 plants along streams in the Waitākere Ranges in the past year as part of Project Twin Streams ongoing work.

Council news 27 Oct 2021

Guy Fawkes 2021 - Time again to protect the Tūpuna Maunga

Auckland's Tūpuna Maunga will be closed to the public in the evenings during Guy Fawkes 2021. 

Environment 27 Oct 2021

New name and new pilot for Auckland Council’s Coastal Management Plans

Auckland Council’s second Shoreline Adaptation Plan (SAP) pilot will launch on Thursday, with a focus on Auckland’s south-eastern coastline.

Environment 27 Oct 2021

Halfway there: tree canopy coverage in Henderson-Massey at 15 per cent

Henderson-Massey is halfway toward achieving its tree canopy cover target, having increased by two per cent in the past three years, but a concerted effort is required to continue the upward momentum, according to a new report.

Finance 26 Oct 2021

Auckland Council raises $1 billion in Green Bonds

Auckland Council has surpassed $1 billion in funds raised through the sustainable finance framework.

Environment 21 Oct 2021

Learn to Live Lightly

Aucklanders are discovering new and simple ways to lower their carbon footprint and save money using tools from Live Lightly.

Events10 Results

12 Nov 2021 - 01 May 2022

I Am Island And Sea

Lightboxes glow, the Earth speaks and the voices of Tāmaki Makaurau's young people guide you through this exhibition.

02 Dec 2021 - 22 Dec 2021

Low Waste Holiday Workshop

Learn how to have a low waste festive season this year with the Auckland Council Waste Wise advisors.

04 Dec 2021

Plant Pest (Weed) Workshop

Learn more about how to identify and manually control weeds in your local park and backyard.

11 Dec 2021

Doughnut Economics Advocates New Zealand Repair Cafe

Bring broken or damaged items and locals will volunteer their time and expertise to fix them for you for no charge.

31 Jan 2022

Hauraki Broo Book Launch with Suzy Cato

A special story time session with Suzy Cato.

01 Feb 2022 - 28 Feb 2022

Aotearoa Bike Challenge 2022

The Aotearoa Bike Challenge is back again for another year! It's fun, free and a great way to enjoy the summer months by bike! The great thing about the Aotearoa Bike Challenge...

20 Mar 2022

I Want You to Act

Join Jack Tame as he interrogates the status of our global warming response.

27 Mar 2022

Conscious Lab Community Event – Glenfield Library

Children and their whānau from the Conscious Lab course are coming to inspire the Kaipatiki community.