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Pest plants 14 Feb 2024

Caulerpa update shows active response

A new report shows the work being done to respond to invasive marine pest, exotic Caulerpa.

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.

Events73 Results

16 Apr 2024

Climate Sticker Making

In this fun and creative after school activity, bring your kids to make climate action stickers a...

16 Apr 2024

Ranger guided walk - Centennial Park

Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the forest and stream habitat found within the reserve...

16 Apr 2024

Tea & Topics April 2024 - Polynator Kaiways Project

PK focuses on spray-free environments that offer food, water, and shelter for our essential polli...

16 Apr 2024

Wiser About Waste with Wastewise 101

Wastewise 101 will give you an overview of Auckland’s current waste issue and highlight ways that...

17 Apr 2024

DIY In-Ground Worm Farms

Learn how to turn your organic matter into compost with them.

17 Apr 2024

Secrets of the Sea with Auckland Zoo

Calling all beach-goers, picnickers, snorkelers and shell-collectors!

17 Apr 2024 - 18 Apr 2024

Adventure into Nature - School holiday programme

Develop outdoor skills to give your child the knowledge & experience to make the most of the grea...

18 Apr 2024

EcoPlay Challenge

Would you like to make carbon-friendly changes and help save the planet? Join this fun workshop t...