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Canal Road Gathering Tomorrow

Tuesday, 8 September 2020, 6:54 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The protest at Canal Road has continued now for over 60 days. The remaining native trees (including the rare black maire and kawaka) are planned to be removed by the landowners so that the site can be sold. The protesters have called for a gathering ... More >>

Ask Your Local Board To Protect Trees

Saturday, 8 August 2020, 3:52 pm | The Tree Council Inc

All Local Boards in Auckland are currently consulting on their 3 yearly Local Board Plans. These plans contain outcomes, objectives and key initiatives that will guide the work programme and investment for each Local Board for the next 3 years. The ... More >>

Money for Kauri Urgently Needed

Tuesday, 4 August 2020, 3:32 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council, Waitakere Ranges Protection Society and Forest & Bird have written to Ministers O’Connor, Sage, Jones and Parker this week to request urgent funding for Regional Councils to implement essential work to protect kauri. More >>

Last Chance To Save Canal Road Trees

Monday, 20 July 2020, 3:07 pm | The Tree Council Inc

Please join us to support The Tree Council who are presenting to Auckland Council's Environment and Climate Change Committee tomorrow (Tuesday) morning at 10am. We will gather in the reception area outside the meeting room in the Town Hall before 9.45am. ... More >>

Protest On The Sale Of Canal Road’s Historic Trees

Friday, 21 February 2020, 7:52 am | The Tree Council Inc

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 ... More >>

Canal Road Park: an Opportunity Not to Be Missed

Sunday, 8 December 2019, 3:10 pm | The Tree Council Inc

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. More >>

The Tree Council on tree removal on Ōwairaka

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 8:07 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council fully supports the Tūpuna Maunga Authority’s plans to restore indigenous native ecosystems on the slopes of Ōwairaka (and the other 13 Maunga in Auckland) as part of the healing of the Maunga. The Tree Council has always recognised ... More >>

Waitākere Ranges Track Plan Supports the Rāhui

Friday, 7 June 2019, 1:54 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council, Waitākere Ranges Protection Society and Forest & Bird support the final version of the Track Reopening Work Programme released by Auckland Council on 6 June 2019. More >>

Waitākere Ranges Rockin the Rāhui

Monday, 29 April 2019, 9:13 am | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council, Waitākere Ranges Protection Society and Forest & Bird Waitākere want to thank the communities of the Waitākere Ranges for supporting the rāhui with a special event to be held on Queen’s Birthday weekend in Piha. More >>

New Hope for Kauri Dieback Research Programme

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 3:29 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council, Waitakere Ranges Protection Society and Friends of Regional Parks welcome the announcement by Minister Megan Woods that the research programme for kauri dieback will now be managed by the Strategic Science Investment Fund via the ... More >>

Tree loss during Tree Week demands urgent action

Monday, 15 October 2018, 8:49 am | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council is disappointed to receive yet more reports of unnecessary urban tree removals from our members during our annual celebration of the urban forest in New Zealand Tree Week. More >>

Tree Week is Coming!

Sunday, 7 October 2018, 7:35 pm | The Tree Council Inc

As a way of achieving a better understanding of the role and value of trees in the urban environment The Tree Council is proud to announce New Zealand Tree Week will be held from 7-14 October 2018. More >>

Threatened Kauri Highlights Need for Action

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 4:29 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The Department of Conservation’s assessment of kauri’s status as a threatened species is timely and highlights the need for urgent action by the government before it is too late to turn the tide for this taonga. More >>

Quay Street Pohutukawa

Sunday, 14 January 2018, 5:30 pm | The Tree Council Inc

Last week a group of protesters occupied part of a planted median strip on Quay Street, from where 14 young Pohutukawa are being transplanted to the berm to make room for a cycleway. Auckland Transport has been planning this 1km cycleway extension ... More >>

Protect Our Iconic Kauri Forests These Holidays

Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 9:47 am | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council is calling on everyone to do their bit to protect our iconic kauri forests this Christmas as people pack their cars ready to head off for the holidays. More >>

Frequently Asked Questions About Kauri Dieback

Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 7:42 am | The Tree Council Inc

A. A microscopic water mould called Phytophthora agathidicida . It is new to science and lives in the soil and has two forms. The soil form is in tough spores called oospores that can survive in dried soil on boots and equipment for up to 8 years ... More >>

Yellow Pohutukawa Saved for Christmas

Sunday, 17 December 2017, 7:38 pm | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council is delighted to announce that the Yellow Pohutukawa at 3 Church Street, Mangere Bridge will remain to flower for many Christmases to come. More >>

Tree Council Demands Enquiry into Attack on Avondale Pecans

Monday, 11 December 2017, 8:17 am | The Tree Council Inc

We are still awaiting a response to our letter dated 10 November (attached) calling for an urgent enquiry into the attack on the remaining Scheduled Pecans in Avondale that took place on 2 November. More >>

Waitakere Ranges Rāhui Required to Save Waitakere Kauri

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 8:26 am | The Tree Council Inc

The Tree Council, Waitakere Ranges Protection Society, Forest & Bird and the Friends of Regional Parks all stand with Te Kawerau a Maki in calling for Mayor Phil Goff to implement a Controlled Area Notice under the Biosecurity Act to support a ... More >>

Tree Week is Coming!

Sunday, 1 October 2017, 9:23 pm | The Tree Council Inc

As a way of achieving a better understanding of the role and value of trees in the urban environment The Tree Council is proud to announce New Zealand Tree Week will be held from 7-15 October 2017. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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