Trees have a unique place in our environment. Without them, human life as we know it would not exist. Trees conserve water, make our air breathable, absorb air pollution, support our slopes and form the hub of enormous underground micro-environments that strengthen soil and foster insect life.

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LABOUR PROMISE NATIONAL PEST MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR KAURI AGAIN

LABOUR PROMISE NATIONAL PEST MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR KAURI AGAIN

Media release: for immediate release 12 October 2020   LABOUR PROMISE NATIONAL PEST MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR KAURI AGAIN   The Tree Council welcomes the recent announcement by the Labour Party to invest $32m over the next five years to implement essential work to protect kauri. https://www.labour.org.nz/release-labour-commits-to-stronger-protection-for-our-native-kauri The policy promises to deliver a National Pest Management… More

PROMISES PROMISES FOR PROTECTING OUR TREES

PROMISES PROMISES FOR PROTECTING OUR TREES

Media release: for immediate release 11 October 2020   PROMISES PROMISES FOR PROTECTING OUR TREES   The Tree Council recently wrote to the leaders of all the major parties in the 2020 general election asking them to “make a commitment to support and enable the specific reinstatement of general tree protection on private land via… More

Get the FACTS about kauri dieback with our Science FAQ

Get the FACTS about kauri dieback with our Science FAQ

Image: Dr Ian Horner

Download the Kauri Dieback Science FAQ written by leading kauri dieback experts and learn the facts about this devastating disease. What it is, how it spreads, why it is such a threat to our forests. Bust the myths and misunderstandings – and understand the issues.

Click here to read and download the Science FAQ – and please share. The more we know, the more we can do to help.

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