New Zealand

National Wetland Trust New Zealand

By Chris / 8th March 2018

  About Rotopiko National Wetland Centre. We have a 10 hectare pest-proof sanctuary, free of introduced mammalian predators. It includes a small 20,000 year old peat lake, a tall semi-swamp podocarp forest, areas of lake margin and open mown grassland. We have been re-vegetating this site after 100 years of grazing by farm animals and…

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Miranda Shorebird Centre

By Chris / 8th March 2018

  About Miranda Naturalists Trust Funding support: self funding Number of staff: 1.25 Number of visitors per year: 20,000 Overall aims of the centre Established in 1975, principal aims of the Trust include raising public awareness of coastal ecology and advocacy for shorebirds and their habitats. Description of the centre The Miranda Shorebird Centre is…

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