Kauri 2000 News
News August 2018
BNZ Sponsored planting on Rotoroa Island
It was a great day out on the island with the BNZ team plus Kauri 2000 and the McCahon people. BNZ- thank you for making this possible.
It was a good opportunity to see the work being done on Rotoroa and to find ourselves planting trees with saddle backs and white heads flying around with takahe keeping an eye on things!
The initiative of BNZ in purchasing the 100 McCahon trees has led to a truly interesting story of an important artist, iconic tree and corporate support ending up on a pest free Gulf island. Pretty special.
Kauri 2000 have received funding from MPI to help raise awareness to reduce the risk of Kauri Dieback transmission, particularly at this time when visitors to the Coromandel are peaking. Our local papers and publications are running the adverts below and we have had...
A beautiful day today admiring the growth of young Kauri near Te Karo bay along the track from Sailors grave to Otara Bay. These trees have been planted over the years by students from Tairua School.......Stunning rocky coastline and lovely elevated views of the...
A wonderful couple of days was spent with the Mercury Bay Area School children planting at Stella Evered reserve