Houghton Bay, Wellington
- Departs from:
- Free transport from the z station on Vivian Street. Alternatively meet the team on site at 9.
- Departure time:
Friends of Houghton Valley along with parents and teachers from Houghton Valley School have been working together to remove invasive weeds and predators from the forest surrounding the Houghton Valley School. Building on planting done by various community groups over the years, these groups have recently added hundreds of new native trees to the forest.
If you enjoy the outdoors and getting your hands dirty, join us for our upcoming working bee.
What to wear/bring: Sturdy boots are essential, long sleeves, and long trousers. Ensure you pack warm clothes such as a jacket, beanie, jumper and a rain jacket to protect you against wind and rain. Bring a full water bottle and snacks!
What we provide: a fully trained team leader, gloves, tools and training. Free transport to and from the city centre is available (contact us to arrange a pick-up).
So get in touch today if you want to help restore New Zealand's biodiversity in the heart of Wellington City!
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Conservation Volunteers New Zealand is New Zealand's leading conservation volunteer organisation, founded in 2006. We offer conservation programs across New Zealand which enable volunteers to protect, preserve and restore the environment. Projects take place in urban, regional and remote areas, and include tree planting, seed collection, weed control, flora and fauna surveys, building tracks and trails, fencing, and heritage restoration. See below for details of one of our conservation projects, or search for projects near you.
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