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.

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Nelson-Tasman: Pearl Creek Plant Releasing Working Bee

Sat, 19 Aug 2017

We will be releasing plants, weeding and collecting plant protectors for use in the Spring Planting in September.   We will be working in the...

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Nelson-Tasman: Weedbusters Eden's Bush, Delaware Bay

Sun, 20 Aug 2017

Eden’s Bush, Delaware Bay 10am to lunch a morning's tangle with vines! We return to this lovely location to restore the tawa and matai...

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Nelson-Tasman: ECO conference in Nelson

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - Sun, 27 Aug 2017

The Environment and Conservation Organisations conference is to be held in Nelson this year. They will be addressing water issues, climate change and...

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Nelson-Tasman: Weekend Planting at Awaroa

Fri, 1 Sep 2017 - Sun, 3 Sep 2017

Nelson/Tasman branch are assisting Project Janszoon with restoration planting at Hadfields Clearing near Awaroa in Abel Tasman National Park. We stay...

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Nelson-Tasman: Planting at Ronga Scenic Reserve

Sat, 9 Sep 2017

Planting in a small landlocked DOC reserve in Rai Valley filled with remarkable giant totara, matai and kahikatea. It has the "best by far...

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Nelson-Tasman: Evening Talk about Beaks and Spirals

Wed, 13 Sep 2017

Talk by Tony Aldridge.   Nowadays practically everyone has access to digital photographs. What seems unappreciated is the power of the humble...

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Nelson-Tasman: Pearl Creek Planting

Sat, 30 Sep 2017

We will have 400 plants to go in the ground.   Planting frost tender plants and the cleared area in the North of Pearl Creek as well as...

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Nelson-Tasman: Evening Talk about Takaka Marble Aquifer

Wed, 11 Oct 2017

'Secrets of the Takaka Marble Aquifer'.   Andrew Yuill will discuss monitoring at Te Waikoropupu by Friends of Golden Bay, the Water...

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