News and stories
Biosecurity Trail empowers visitors to protect New Zealand flora
A new walking trail at the Auckland Botanic Gardens gives locals and overseas visitors a chance to learn about New Zealand’s flora as well as the role they play in protecting it.
Citizen scientists needed to catch and dispatch mosquitoes
You can help scientists understand more about mosquitoes in New Zealand.
A unique result for Friends of Waiwhetū Stream
Against the odds neighbourhood volunteers rehabilitate their local stream.
Giving tamariki the space to “fall in love” with nature
Kerikeri Kindergarten's award winning ngahere programme, based on a native bush block, is teaching children the importance of kaitiakitanga.
St Paul's Collegiate School - 2020 New Zealand Biosecurity Award (Kura) winners
St Paul’s Collegiate School in Hamilton has committed to taking the lead to meet primary industry needs by growing the talent, skills and abilities of all New Zealand students to better.
Inspiring a region - the Rotokare Scenic Reserve Trust
A community led award-winning success story.
Creating a “predator free” peninsular
Predator Free Wellington’s audacious Miramar eradication project.
Biosecurity Awards celebrate the champions protecting Aotearoa
The 2020 Biosecurity Award finalists represent outstanding contributions to protect New Zealand's unique environment.
Seashore Monitoring for Marine Pests – A Citizen Science Approach
Marine Metre Squared (Mm2) is a nationwide citizen science project that encourages the public to gather information about biodiversity, distribution and abundance of intertidal species and in doing so, ask further questions about the state of the coastal