It's time to get your green on again Taupo!
Community planting days continue!
21 September 2013 - Otumuheke Thermal Stream
This time in conjunction with Waikato Regional Council and Patuiwi Reserve Trust. Head to the Otumuheke Thermal Stream on 21st September from 11am to help us with the regeneration of Taupo's native forest for local wildlife and residents alike. Access is past Spa Hotel on Spa Road. Waikato Regional Council has sponsored the plants – just bring your spade, gloves, gummies and enthusiasm then enjoy BBQ and hot drinks.
Thanks to the green teams from; Waikato Regional Council, The Radio Network, Taupo Native Plant Nursery and Farmlands.
We need some volunteers to help us with set up, pack up, BBQ and to provide advice and assistance on the day. We need you on site from 10.15am for briefing and set up so if you reckon you are a bit of a green thumb and are enthusiastic about this project contact Nina on 027 628 8008 or email@example.com.
Great start to target of 250,000 plants in 5 years
With the help of the community and local organisations, Greening Taupo has made a great start to its target of 250,000 plants in 5 years - since launch in July 2013, Greening Taupo has been involved with getting over 20,000 plants in the ground in conjunction with Contact Engery, Bike Taupo and Department of Conservation / Living Legends. Plus there are another 6000 plants scheduled to be planted within the next 2 weeks in conjunction with Waikato Regional Council, Patuiwi Reserve Trust, Transpower, Taupo District Council, Bike Taupo, Landcorp and Contact Energy.
Let's work hard together to keep the momentum going!!!
If you have any questions or would like more information please feel free to contact our project coordinator Nina Manning on 027 628 8008 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out our website www.greeningtaupo.org.nz
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Greening Taupo - made possible by Project Tongariro