Nature Space is a website for groups, individuals and landowners undertaking ecological restoration in New Zealand. 


square meters of weeds controlled


possums eradicated


threatened species planted


plants in the ground


active group members

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Friends of Whatipu is a group committed to the environmental improvement of the Whatipu area
75 members
Weed control, access management, education and planting
25 members
Working with the local Glen Eden community to restore the Waikumete, Bishop and Whakarina Streams.
50 members
A network of Southland Community Conservation Projects
Restoration planting and weeding in the Edgewater Park area of the Waikanae River
10 members


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Community Notices Events Group News

Whareroa Farm Reserve: Working Bee, Sunday, October 1, 9am - 12pm

1 October 2017

Monitoring your Native Planting Projects

1 October 2017

Mini BioBlitz - Invercargill

BioBlitz poster Saturday 14 October, 10 am – 4.30 pm Free event for all ages Join us for a fun-filled day exploring the secret world of Sandy Point. A BioBlitz is a scientific treasure hunt and race against time. The goal is to count as many species...

WWF-New Zealand Conservation Innovation Awards are coming soon

WWF-New Zealand is seeking game-changers for our communities to protect and restore Aotearoa’s unique environment. We want your bright ideas. A $25,000 award could help turn your idea into reality! By harnessing New Zealanders' unmatched creativity...