Posts Tagged ‘Restoration planting’

Farm planting on target

  Despite the challenges of a harsh physical environment, Ngāi Tahu Farming is well on the way to achieving its goal of planting 1.5 million native plants across its Te Whenua Hou properties. Working in partnership the with Lincoln University Department of Ecology, Ngāi Tahu Farming is implementing a biodiversity plan drawn up by the…

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Canterbury Plant Out

Registrations are now open for the 2014 Canterbury Plantout – two fun-filled days organised by Te Ara Kākāriki and its partners – including Whakaora Te Waihora. The two days are designed to encourage locals to plant native plants that will help build a green corridor for native birds, running from the mountains to the sea….

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Te Waihora planting moves forward

After eighteen months on the job, members of the Whakaora Te Waihora planting team are enthusiastic about progress to date – and planting plans for the year ahead.  The team has planted more than 140,000 plants over 70 key sites around focus catchments since they first started restoration planting in the spring of 2012; and…

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