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Takahē Awareness Month – November 2013
November 2013 is the 65th anniversary of takahē rediscovery. To celebrate, Mitre 10 Takahē Rescue are running events throughout November.
Get involved in Takahē Awareness Month
Whio Awareness Month
Whio Awareness Month is always a busy month promoting awareness of this iconic duck.
Get involved in Whio Awareness Month
Arbor Day is about inspiring people to plant, nurture and celebrate trees. Arbor Day originated in Nebraska, United States in 1872 and is celebrated by countries all over the world.
Trees play an important role in moderating our climate, improving our air quality, controlling floodwaters and providing homes and food for our unique wildlife. To celebrate Arbor Day you could:
World Environment Day
World Environment Day, celebrated on 5 June each year, is an international United Nations event that creates awareness of the environment and encourages political attention and action. The theme for this year's World Environment Day celebrations is Think.Eat.Save.
World Environment Day website
Save Kiwi Week
Save Kiwi Week is about raising awareness and funds to help keep kiwi alive.
Find out what else is happening around the country from Kiwis for Kiwi news and events. Get involved and help save kiwi this October!
Kiwi Ranger is a fun interactive programme offered free to kids of all ages. It's a fun way for families to get to know New Zealand's special places together. Pick up a booklet, choose which activities to do, and earn your Kiwi Ranger badge.
Become a Kiwi Ranger