Did you know?
- More than 99 species of lizard live in New Zealand
- We have geckos and skinks, and 33 of our skinks are found nowhere else in the world
- Lizards help scatter the seeds of some of our native plants and may also pollinate their flowers.
- Lizards will love your backyard if they have food and shelter
Get involved in conserving these special creatures by creating an inviting home for them in your garden.
Suburban backyard video: Learn the kind of wildlife you might find in your own garden, and how to turn it into a haven for birds, lizards and weta.