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This page provides up-to-date notices about ecological restoration in New Zealand.

Wellington Regional Restoration Day 2018

Restoration Day 2018 took place on Saturday 26 May 2018 at Silverstream Retreat, Lower Hutt. This annual event is a collaboration of organisational partners including DOC, City and District Councils, Zealandia, Forest & Bird and Victoria University. This year’s event was attended by 200 delegates from environmental restoration groups and individual volunteers from the Wellington Region. Our keynote speaker was Danielle Shanahan, Manager of Conservation and Research at Zealandia, talking about international conservation and the importance of people in achieving any form of conservation...
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Citizen Science Symposium

There are a series of free hands-on workshops that run the weekend before a 1-day citizen science symposium at Te Papa. Saturday April 7: Lizard monitoring with EcoGecko; An intro to bird monitoring and 5-minute Bird counts, Using Trap.NZ for pest...

Communities supporting lizards

When: Saturday June 16th, 9am-3pm Where: Ngā Manu Places are limited. Please book at Eventbrite Free, all welcome (note free admission does not include admission to the wildlife park) Bring your own lunch, tea and coffee will be supplied Draft...

New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO Award in Global Citizenship Education

Last year, the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO launched an Award in Global Citizenship Education (GCED). The Award will reward projects that are encouraging New Zealanders from all walks of life and of all ages to become responsible and...

Wellington Regional Restoration Day 2018

Restoration Day 2018 took place on Saturday 26 May 2018 at Silverstream Retreat, Lower Hutt. This annual event is a collaboration of organisational partners including DOC, City and District Councils, Zealandia, Forest & Bird and Victoria...

Landcare Field Day - Invercargill

Environment Southland & Invercargill City Council Parks Division invite you to a LANDCARE NETWORKING FIELD DAY Environment Southland (Corner North Road and Price Street) and Sandy Point, Otatara. Saturday 10 March 2018 - 10.00am Programme: 10...

Coastal restoration conference

The Coastal Restoration Trust of New Zealand's 2018 conference is themed Resilient Coasts, Resilient Communities and will be held in Petone on 21-23 March. There will be an add-on fieldtrip to the Wonderful Wairarapa after the main conference. There...

Society for Conservation Biology 5th Oceania Congress

The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) Oceania section is proud to team up with Victoria University of Wellington to host the 5th Oceania Congress for Conservation Biology to be held on July 3-5, 2018 in Wellington, New Zealand. The meeting will...

New Zealand Association for Environmental Education (NZAEE) Conference

New Zealand Association for Environmental Education (NZAEE) 9th Biennial Conference: An Ecosystem for Environmental Education - He Pūnaha Hauropi mō te mātauranga a taiao is being held at Wellington Girls’ College, Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand,...

Networking for the Environment event, Friday 9 March, Christchurch

Community groups, agencies and NGOs are invited to the next Networking for the Environment gathering in Christchurch on Friday 9 March. In late 2016 Environment Canterbury (ECan) hosted 60 people from community groups, government agencies and...

Predator Free Waiheke 2025

Waiheke’s predator free goals have recently received a welcome boost in national profile and an opportunity to secure large scale funding. Predator Free Waiheke is one of seven projects (and the only project from Auckland) selected to provide a full...

Greater Wellington Regional Council Summer Events

The Greater Wellington Regional Council 2018 Summer Events are back! Explore the regional parks and forests on your doorstep with the Regional Council's Greater Wellington Great Outdoors programme. They offer more than 50 events set in some of the...

SAVE THE DATE for Wellington region’s next Restoration Day!

Connecting Communities people, plants and pest Saturday May 26 th Silverstream Retreat, Upper Hutt, Wellington More information to come in February. If you have any questions please email us at ‘ [email protected] ’.