Education and volunteering

Community programmes

Follow the links below to read about some of our great environmental programmes and find out how you or your community group can get involved.

Community shellfish monitoring.

Community shellfish monitoring

Shellfish monitoring provides an ecological health indicator for the beaches of the Hauraki Gulf. It also aims to increase environmental awareness of the shellfish harvesting limits.

The Compost Collective.

The Compost Collective

All you need to know about how to make great compost, improve your soil and produce fantastic fertilisers for your plants, veggies and garden.

Growing for health.

Growing for health

Based in Manukau, this programme teaches basic gardening techniques from seed germination, to growing and harvesting.

Nappy choices and workshops.

Nappy choices and workshops

Learn about your different nappy choices and find a Waste Free Parenting workshop near you.

Planting days in parks.

Planting days in parks

Planting days are great family events and a fantastic opportunity to meet other people in your community and make a lasting difference.

Project Twin Streams.

Project Twin Streams

A large-scale environmental restoration and stormwater management project.

Ranger walk and talk programme.

Ranger walk and talk programme

Free walk and talk programmes guided by park rangers.

Wai Care.

Wai Care

A water quality monitoring, education and action programme for community groups and schools in the Auckland region.

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