The Whangawehi Community (represented by Tangata Whenua, landowners, District and Regional Council) share a desire to maintain or improve the different cultural, ecological, recreational & economical values of the Whangawehi Catchment. Central to this aim is the need to address water quality issues & the loss of habitat for important freshwater & estuarine species.
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Waitakere / West Auckland branch of Forest & Bird. Volunteers of our branch organises monthly Third Thursday Talks, field trips and projects in our area: Ark in the Park (in partnership with Auckland Council), Matuku, Te Henga Wetland, the Tai Haruru lodge in Piha, outreach projects and events.
We are landowners or residents on the Takatu Peninsula.
The Trust was established to be the leading contributor to the protection, enhancement and public enjoyment of Baring Head and its environs, and to assist the Greater Wellington Regional Council in its stewardship of the area.
Reconstruction of ecosystems once present in the area, restoration of the water quality of the lake, recreation, education and research and tourism destination alongside the Hamilton Zoo.
We are restoring Lake Runanga back to its former health and fostering the return of locally extinct species back into the wetland and adjoining re-established bush.
Improve inanga spawning and a wetland ecosystem on Cobden Island by re-instatement of former water channels using a hydaulic excavator, followed by riparian plantings, as well as weed and predator control. Also, a total of 56 bird species have been recorded of which 18 are threatened.
Marunui Conservation manages a 423ha property on the southern slopes of the Brynderwyn Hills near Mangawhai. The company was founded for conservation purposes and seeks to protect, enhance and celebrate the natural, historical, visual and recreational values of the land.
The Wakatipu Reforestation Trust was established in 2013 to grow and plant native species in the Wakatipu basin. By 2014 the Trust had set up its nursery in Jardine Park, Kelvin Heights, Queenstown. The Trust works with DOC, the Council, schools, business and other community groups to identify, plant and maintain areas of native plants.
NZ GIS In Conservation (GiC) is a registered charitable organisation set up to foster and support the use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) by volunteer conservation groups throughout New Zealand.
The purposes of GiC are to: