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Kākā Volunteer Opportunity October 2019

Kākā Volunteer Opportunity October 2019

If kākā feeding is something you have always wanted to do – sign up!

10 October 2019

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Technology driving Predator Free Hawke’s Bay success

Technology driving Predator Free Hawke’s Bay success

Predator Free Hawke’s Bay has caught over 8,000 predators since 2011 thanks to trapping technology, enhancing the region’s native biodiversity and inspiring national conservation efforts.

8 October 2019

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From Galaxiids to the Stars – everything is connected!

From Galaxiids to the Stars – everything is connected!

Take one perfect Hawke’s Bay autumn day, fifty enthusiastic Year 7 and 8 students, two teachers brave enough to take learning outdoors and a passionately supportive community of helpers and what do ...

3 July 2019

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Air New Zealand Environment Trust and EIT embrace outdoor learning

Air New Zealand Environment Trust and EIT embrace outdoor learning

On Wednesday, fittingly coinciding with World Environment Day, EIT and the Air New Zealand Environment Trust celebrated the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) expressing their intention to...

11 June 2019

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Workshops connect teachers to nature

Workshops connect teachers to nature

Thanks to a collaboration between Hawke’s Bay Regional Council, Cape to City and Enviroschools education facilitators, teachers wanting to take their students into the environment are making the mos...

15 April 2019

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New roles to help restore the biodiversity of Te Māhia peninsula

New roles to help restore the biodiversity of Te Māhia peninsula

Three cadets were welcomed by Rongomaiwahine iwi at a pōwhiri at Tuahuru Marae in Te Māhia today, to mark the beginning of their work towards a predator-free Te Māhia.

6 March 2019

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Waitangi the tītī has returned

Waitangi the tītī has returned

Waitangi the tītī/Cook’s petrel has returned to his nesting site at Poutiri Ao ō Tāne for a second year, and this time has brought friends with him.

18 January 2019

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Nature Shed Goes Wild

Nature Shed Goes Wild

The importance of biodiversity in our everyday lives has been captured by a vibrant mural which will be on display at the A&P show

1 October 2018

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Community efforts to make Mahia predator free take another step forward

Community efforts to make Mahia predator free take another step forward

The four-year project aimed at removing possums, and controlling mustelids and feral cats from Mahia Peninsula has been named “Whakatipu Mahia – Predator Free Mahia” at a community meeting yeste...

29 August 2018

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HB Today Insight - Predator Free Hawke's Bay

HB Today Insight - Predator Free Hawke's Bay

Published July 7 2018

7 July 2018

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Bold Predator Free project launched in Hawke’s Bay

Bold Predator Free project launched in Hawke’s Bay

A project aimed at creating a Predator Free Hawke’s Bay has been launched in Napier tonight (5pm Monday 2 July 2018) with the announcement of a $1.6 million kick-start in funding from the Government...

2 July 2018

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Hawke’s Bay leading the way in predator control

Hawke’s Bay leading the way in predator control

Hawke's Bay predator control projects Poutiri Ao ō Tāne and Cape to City have stepped onto the national stage for the first time at this year's Fieldays.

15 June 2018

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Hikoi to celebrate Lake Tūtira

Hikoi to celebrate Lake Tūtira

History and restoration was the kaupapa for last Saturdays gathering at Lake Tutira

23 April 2018

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99 new kōrure welcomed to Poutiri Ao ō Tāne whanau

99 new kōrure welcomed to Poutiri Ao ō Tāne whanau

The local collaborative ecological restoration project Poutiri Ao ō Tāne welcomed almost 100 new members to its whanau.

17 April 2018

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Maungaharuru May Roar Once More

Maungaharuru May Roar Once More

The Maungaharuru Range may soon roar again with the discovery of a tītī/Cook’s petrel having returned to its nesting site.

5 February 2018

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Hawke's Bay shows NZ how to do biodiversity

Hawke's Bay shows NZ how to do biodiversity

Hawke’s Bay has shared with the rest of New Zealand what the future of biodiversity and predator control could look like at a three day conference held here in Napier.

17 November 2017

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Transforming Biodiversity in the Bay

Transforming Biodiversity in the Bay

Collaborative ecological restoration projects Cape to City and Poutiri Ao ō Tāne will be challenging conservation boundaries at the region’s first ever biodiversity conference.

2 November 2017

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Boundary Stream kākā whānau grows

Boundary Stream kākā whānau grows

Hawke’s Bay is closer to having a self-sustaining kākā population with the release of six more birds at Boundary Stream Scenic Reserve today.

18 October 2017

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EIT Educates Educators on Environment

EIT Educates Educators on Environment

EIT’s education department is about to get a whole lot greener thanks to a partnership with the Cape to City and Poutiri Ao ō Tāne projects.

29 September 2017

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Experienced Entrepreneur to Lead National Predator Campaign

Experienced Entrepreneur to Lead National Predator Campaign

Predator Free 2050 Ltd’s board has announced the appointment of Ed Chignell to the new position of Chief Executive to help drive New Zealand towards the Predator Free 2050 goal.

16 June 2017

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Cape to City's Presentation from Crazy and Ambitious Conference Available Online

Cape to City's Presentation from Crazy and Ambitious Conference Available Online

Campbell Leckie's presentation on Cape to City at the Crazy and Ambitious Conference in Wellington last month is now available to view online

13 June 2017

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Cape to City Kaitiakitanga Hui

Cape to City Kaitiakitanga Hui

Local community members met at Matahiwi Marae yesterday for Cape to City's kaitiakitanga hui.

3 May 2017

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Motley Crew winging their way to Hawke’s Bay

Motley Crew winging their way to Hawke’s Bay

This year marks the fourth time Department of Conservation staff and their Poutiri Ao ō Tāne partners will translocate Kōrure (mottled petrels) as part of a unique conservation project.

11 April 2017

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An artist’s vision of conservation in Hawke’s Bay

An artist’s vision of conservation in Hawke’s Bay

Attendees of this year’s A&P show will have a creative chance to help restore native species in Hawke’s Bay.

4 October 2016

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Hapū speak out at Cape to City kaitiakitanga hui

Hapū speak out at Cape to City kaitiakitanga hui

He aha te mea nui o te ao What is the most important thing in the world? He tangata, he tangata, he tangata It is the people, it is the people, it is the people!

19 September 2016

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Waimārama marae to host Cape to City hui

Waimārama marae to host Cape to City hui

An upcoming hui will give the Hawke’s Bay community an opportunity to define what kaitiakitanga looks like for Cape to City.

1 August 2016

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Clifton County Cricket Club and Cape to City community planting day a success

Clifton County Cricket Club and Cape to City community planting day a success

Thanks to the help of over 80 volunteers, 1,300 new native plants now adorn the hillsides behind Te Awanga.

24 July 2016

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A Winged Comeback

A Winged Comeback

For the first time in 50 years, robin’s song has returned to the Maraetotara Plateau

8 July 2016

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Clifton County Cricket Club and Cape to City to host community planting day

Clifton County Cricket Club and Cape to City to host community planting day

If you’re keen to do some digging for conservation, the Clifton County Cricket Club has just the opportunity.

4 July 2016

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Farmers back a pioneering environmental restoration project

Farmers back a pioneering environmental restoration project

Hawke’s Bay farmers are getting in behind a New Zealand first environmental restoration project, which has just been launched in Napier.

30 April 2015

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Te Matau a Maui Environmental Restoration

Te Matau a Maui Environmental Restoration

A major partnership of local and national agencies will see more than $6 million invested in conservation in Hawke’s Bay over the next 5 years.

18 December 2014

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