Trust on a mission

Ledinghams, Peter
May 2008
New Zealand Tree Grower;May2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p25
The article features the Taranaki Tree Trust, the trust dedicated to the preservation and development of the ecosystems and landscapes in Taranaki, New Zealand. The trust provides assistance to land owners on protecting forest remnants and wildlife habitats and helps on fencing and planting of riparian margins. Among the projects of the trust as the Herekawe Stream Walkway at New Plymouth, the Rapanui Petrel Colony, and the Hutawai Stream Whitebait Restoration Project at Tongaporutu and Te Wera Aboretum. The major sources of funding of the trust are the Taranaki Regional Council and the Honda New Zealand Tree Fund.


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