Protecting Auckland's environment

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Business / Economy 23 Dec 2015

Auckland’s climate change effort acknowledged on world stage

Auckland has been admitted to the world’s leading local government climate change action group, C40.

Environment 21 Dec 2015

Zoo tales: Release the skinks!

This week on Zoo Tales, Auckland Zoo travels to Rotoroa Island to release 80 shore skinks.

Environment 17 Dec 2015

Oma rāpeti! Protecting our maunga from pests

The Tūpuna Maunga (ancestral mountains) or volcanic cones represent some of the most significant cultural, archaeological and geological places in Auckland.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Macleans College students win environment award

Howick Local Board, in association with the council's Local Parks South, applaud the Maclean’s College Enviro Group for being the overall winner of the Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.

Rates 11 Dec 2015

Ask Auckland Council – but not about everything!

If in doubt, ask Auckland Council. That seems to be the thought of many Aucklanders who, when they’re in an unusual or sticky situation, believe the council will have the answer.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden

A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.

Environment 9 Dec 2015

Weed-killing beetles on a mission

Nearly 400 beetles were released into a Birkenhead reserve this week with one mission.

Environment 7 Dec 2015

Auckland free of Queensland fruit fly

MPI has confirmed that Auckland is now free of the Queensland fruit fly.

Events51 Results

28 May 2022

May Composting Workshops

Learn how to compost with compost bins, bokashi bins and worm farms.

28 May 2022

Pest Free Urban South Hub Day

Learn about backyard rat trapping and pick up a free rat trap and tunnel box.

28 May 2022

Repair Café Pukekohe

Bring your broken things along and we'll help you repair them.

28 May 2022

Tāmaki River Kayak Day

Celebrate the Tāmaki River with a free guided kayak.

28 May 2022

Vegan Living Talk

Hear about the positive impact of being vegan for your health and the environment.

28 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

Eskdale Restoration Champions

Make a difference alongside a community of friendly volunteers and a knowledgeable team leader.

29 May 2022

Hunua Ranges Regional Park – Hunua Falls Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees in Hunua and keep Auckland green.

29 May 2022

Ōrākei Enviro Forum

A free community event to acknowledge the contribution of community volunteers, as well as network and share ideas.