Kauri dieback is a disease caused by a fungus-like pathogen that is killing Kauri trees in New Zealand. There is currently no cure for Kauri Dieback. The best way of saving the Kauri forest is to stop the spread of the disease to unaffected areas by cleaning your gear and stay on tracks.
Keep kauri standing
Keep kauri standing is a collaborative effort between Maori, local and central government agencies to address kauri dieback They are working together as one team to ensure the integrity of kauri ecosystems remains, and to protect high value kauri areas and iconic kauri trees.
- Keep Kauri Standing facebook page
- Keep kauri standing webpage
- Summary of Kauri Dieback Symposium run by the New Zealand Arboricultural Association
- Kauri Dieback: Kia Toitu he Kauri Landcare research article