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Cleaning up our environment 14 Feb 2024

Mangrove survey launched

Few plants spark as much debate as mangroves. A survey is underway to find out more.

Conservation 7 Feb 2024

Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara gift name to gecko

Rediscovered gecko gifted te reo name of korowai gecko

Beaches 2 Feb 2024

Recovery team steps in to protect beach

Watercare is working hard to repair a pipe that has failed, closing Howick Beach.

Environment 24 Jan 2024

Eco-hub not taken for granted

OME have created a community eco-hub thanks to nearly $14,000 of local board grants.

Community 15 Jan 2024

Tree protection sought as routes chosen

Significant landmarks and trees need protection as future transport routes are secured.

Environment 11 Jan 2024

Watercare helps improve stormwater quality at Takapuna Beach

Good news for those planning to visit Takapuna Beach this summer! Latest water sampling shows that the recent work done by Watercare along the foreshore continues to improve the quality of the stormwater that flows into Takapuna Beach.

Beaches 10 Jan 2024

Harbour pollution seen up close

Manukau Harbour Forum chair Jon Turner has been out with Sea Cleaners to see contamination and pollution for himself.

City Centre Waterfront 18 Dec 2023

When art and infrastructure meet climate resilience in prized city park

The much-anticipated upgrade of Myers Park is now complete.

Events51 Results

08 Mar 2024

Ranger guided walk - Kepa Bush, Mission Bay

Learn about the special native flora and fauna that call this forest remnant home, as well as the...

09 Mar 2024

Wonderful World of Marine Food Webs - Ōrewa Library

Join members of the MERC team to explore the weird, wonderful and fragile animals of the Hauraki...

10 Mar 2024

Free Workshop: Pest Plants and Kauri Dieback

You'll learn how to identify kauri root zones, assess weed risk and remove weeds.

15 Mar 2024

Wainui Valley Mushrooms

Sit down and hear about Wainui Valley Mushrooms journey and learn about how to get the best resul...

15 Mar 2024 - 16 Mar 2024

Create a Terrace Garden for Community Kai

Join EcoMatters organic teaching garden designer and coordinator, Meg Liptrot, to create a commun...

15 Mar 2024 - 14 Apr 2024

EcoFest 2024

Let's celebrate te taiao, our environment, and build a sustainable future together! 

16 Mar 2024

From Tiny Seeds to Tasty Feasts: A salad Growing Workshop

Join us in the world of microgreens, sprouts, and homegrown salads in this interactive workshop.

16 Mar 2024

Make Your Mark Nature Event

Join renowned ecological artist Laura Donkers in a unique nature art session using natural materi...