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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PROTEST ON THE SALE OF CANAL ROAD’S HISTORIC TREES

PROTEST ON THE SALE OF CANAL ROAD’S HISTORIC TREES

Please join members of The Tree Council to show your disappointment at the loss of this potential park to the community of Avondale. There will be a protest on the pavement adjacent to the site starting at 10am on Saturday 22 February organised by The Tree Council’s Board Member and Landscape Architect Mark Lockhart. It… More

CANAL ROAD PARK: AN OPPORTUNITY NOT TO BE MISSED

CANAL ROAD PARK: AN OPPORTUNITY NOT TO BE MISSED

Media Release – for immediate release 8 December 2019 The Tree Council is disappointed to see listed for sale 3 vacant properties, plus a fourth with an older house, at 52-58 Canal Road, Avondale in a prime development zone. We met with the Whau Local Board and Council staff in May 2017 with the proposal that… 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.

Please respect the Waitakere rāhui by staying out of the forest (all tracks are closed by the rāhui). More information here.

Support the rāhui by purchasing a t-shirt or other merchandise. All profits go towards funding the campaign and education of others.

 

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