Forest & Bird is involved in many national and international events which help raise awareness of conservation issues.
Our annual Bird of the Year poll, activities around Conservation Week and World Wetlands Day are just a few of the events we take part in. See our events (below) for more details, or check out what’s on in your area for local events.
Manawatu: Overnight trip to Lake Rotokare
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 - Mon, 15 Aug 2016
We have planned an over-night trip – the first for quite a while! We are going to: LAKE ROTOKARE, near ELTHAM, TARANAKI Saturday 29...
Tree Planting at Waitangi Reserve
Sat, 30 Jul 2016
Napier Forest & Bird join with the Hawke's Bay Regional Council in developing this area near the Colenso Memorial Saturday morning before you...
North Canterbury: Mahoe-nui Bush Planting Day Lower Site
Sat, 30 Jul 2016
Mahoe-nui Bush Restoration Project is a joint partnership between Forest & Bird North Canterbury, the Sumner Environment Group and the...
Kakahu Bush Care Day
Sat, 6 Aug 2016
Meet at the historic limestone kiln on Hall Road at 9:30 am. Bring food and fluid to keep you going, and prickle proof clothing for protection. Any...
Discover the Wetlands, Shakespear Regional Park
Sun, 7 Aug 2016
Join Richard Chambers for a walk through the Wetlands of Shakespear Regional Park, outside the predator free fence the Wetlands have become an area...
Public Talk: What is living under the surface of Canterbury waterways?
Tue, 9 Aug 2016
Sjaan Bowie (Department of Conservation) and Sophie Allen (Working Waters Trust) will speak on the amazing freshwater fish and invertebrates...
Rhodes Reserve and Governors Bay guided walk
Sun, 14 Aug 2016
Led by John Thacker manager of Rhodes Reserve which is a reserve owned by Forest and Bird in the heart of Governors Bay. This field trip will...
Dunedin: Dr Deb Wilson on "Predicting skua numbers from Adelie penguin numbers - studies in Antarctica."
Tue, 16 Aug 2016
Dr Deb Wilson, Landcare Research. "Predicting skua numbers from Adelie penguin numbers - studies in Antarctica."
Freshwater Eels - Creatures of Importance and Mystery
Thu, 18 Aug 2016
Dr Don Jellyman, NIWA, Christchurch. Don will review results from satellite tracking studies of migrating adults at sea, discuss larval...
Kapiti-Mana: “The Changing Biodiversity of Wellington”
Wed, 24 Aug 2016
“The Changing Biodiversity of Wellington” by Jim Lynch