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


square meters of weeds controlled


possums trapped


threatened species planted


plants in the ground


active group members

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Re-create ecosystems once present in the area, restore the water quality ofthe lake, recreation, education and tourism destination alongside the Zoo.
20 members
Gully and stream restoration activities
80 members
Restoration planting, seed scatters, weed management, site restoration and animal pest trapping.
100 members
Carbon sink, tree planting, stoat trapping, cycling and walking track construction.
100 members
Planting, weeding and rubbish removal.
25 members


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Community Notices Events Group News

DOC Community Fund and Community Conservation Hubs funding are Open for Applications February 24

The DOC Community Fund is directed towards practical projects aimed at conserving New Zealand’s indigenous biodiversity. Projects are focused on: protecting and restoring our natural habitats halting the decline of and restoring healthy, sustainable...

Nelson City Council Environmental Grants Scheme

If you are a group or individual working to improve the health of Nelson’s environment, you may be eligible for an Environmental Grant. The final funding round for 2019/20 closes on 30 March. Check out the website for more details.

Whareroa Working Bee, Sunday, Mar 1, 9am - 12pm

1 March 2020

Coastal Restoration Trust Conference

18 March 2020