Save our backyard bird song

It’s a risky business for our native birds to move about the region but there is a plan to make it safer. Pest Free Auckland focuses on the suppression of pest animals and plants to create a secure environment for our wildlife to thrive. Together we can save our backyard birdsong.

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Environment 17 Dec 2018

Waitākere Ranges Regional Park summer update

Auckland Council is working with local iwi Te Kawerau ā Maki on a track plan for the Waitākere Ranges Regional Park.

Pest Free 27 Nov 2018

Meet a Pest Free Hero – Windy Hill Sanctuary

Meet the group trapping pests and restoring native wildlife on Great Barrier Island.

Environment 23 Nov 2018

Protecting kauri in Kaipātiki

Kaipātiki Local Board is reminding Aucklanders to follow guidance to protect our native trees.

Parks / Outdoors 9 Nov 2018

Conservation win for little spotted kiwi

Check out the newly-hatched little spotted kiwi chick at Shakespear Open Sanctuary.

Environment 5 Nov 2018

Kauri protection a priority for Auckland Council

Auckland Council continues to prioritise protection against kauri dieback.

Environment 2 Nov 2018

Franklin pest management projects help local birds

Tūī populations are on the rise around Patumahoe thanks to volunteer conservation groups.

Community 24 Oct 2018

Free rat traps to help Eastern Bays birds

The Eastern Bays Songbird Project is distributing free rat traps to reduce pests and support birdlife.

Environment 1 Oct 2018

The future of conservation discussed at Pestival 2018

More than 500 people attended Pestival to learn about conservation efforts throughout Auckland.