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Autumn Newsletter 2020

Autumn Newsletter 2020

Check out the great restoration work taking place in two Kahikatea forest remnants in Central Hawke’s Bay...

21 May 2020

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Hawke's Bay Airport Ltd supports Biodiversity

Hawke's Bay Airport Ltd supports Biodiversity

We are excited to be joined by the Hawke's Bay Airport this 22 May to celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity.

14 May 2020

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May is Biodiversity Month

May is Biodiversity Month

22 May is the International Day for Biological Diversity and the theme this year is 'Our solutions are in nature'.

13 May 2020

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City Nature Challenge brought to you by iNaturalist - 24-27th April

City Nature Challenge brought to you by iNaturalist - 24-27th April

Across bubble country, 2000 kiwis beavered away through the lockdown and recorded 22 000 observations of 3500 species, all safely archived on our Stay...

24 April 2020

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Summer Newsletter 2020

Summer Newsletter 2020

BioBlitz update, summer school student research, Bats in CHB, the achievements of our Platinum Sponsor and more.....

28 February 2020

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A weekend of discovery at Waipātiki

A weekend of discovery at Waipātiki

Over 170 big kids, little kids, scientists and enthusiasts converged on Waipātiki Domain on the first weekend of February to discover and count numer...

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Going Batty about Bats

Going Batty about Bats

The Conservation Company of Central Hawke’s Bay along with DOC and local volunteers have embarked on an exciting new project, identifying roost site...

8 January 2020

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Waipātiki BioBlitz - 1-2 Feb 2020

Waipātiki BioBlitz - 1-2 Feb 2020

Be part of a fun collaborative group survey, with the objective of discovering and recording as many species of animals, plants, fish and fungi, or wh...

12 December 2019

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Local eco-legends share their biodiversity successes in Wairoa

Local eco-legends share their biodiversity successes in Wairoa

Wairoa was the centre for biodiversity in Hawke’s Bay in early November, hosting the second annual Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay BioBuzz and Forum even...

14 November 2019

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Spring Newsletter 2019

Spring Newsletter 2019

New staff, new committee members, exciting upcoming events and fond farewells

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Talking up a Storm

Talking up a Storm

Students from across Hawke's Bay have been talking up a storm in preparation for this years Hillmac Electrical School speech competitions.

22 July 2019

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Minding the Gap

Minding the Gap

Hawke's Bay Airport and Biodiversity Hawke's Bay are working closely together to restore an area of undeveloped land at Westshore. Article from Ju...

16 July 2019

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Local Businesses support Biodiversity

Local Businesses support Biodiversity

Local businesses are getting behind Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay, with three signing up to become Biodiversity Guardians in the last month.

15 July 2019

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Winter Newsletter

Winter Newsletter

Here is our Winter newsletter full of all the winter plantings, new friends and exciting events.

25 June 2019

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Biodiversity HB funds new projects

Biodiversity HB funds new projects

Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay has announced the first ever recipients of the Biodiversity HB Project Fund, exactly one year since the launch of the Hawke...

27 May 2019

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Autumn in Hawke's Bay

Autumn in Hawke's Bay

Catchup with the latest news from Biodiversity Hawke's Bay in our Autumn news letter

15 April 2019

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HB Airport Major Sponsor of Biodiversity Hawke's Bay

HB Airport Major Sponsor of Biodiversity Hawke's Bay

Hawke’s Bay Airport has committed to the role of sole Platinum Sponsor for the Hawke’s Bay Biodiversity Foundation for the next 5 years.

14 March 2019

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Kaweka Lakes’ Interesting Biodiversity

Kaweka Lakes’ Interesting Biodiversity

Around 60 people, including several children, enjoyed Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay’s trip to the Kaweka Lakes to mark World Wetlands Day on Saturday (...

4 February 2019

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Wetlands and Climate Change, World Wetlands Day 2019

Wetlands and Climate Change, World Wetlands Day 2019

Join us for an exciting field trip to celebrate World Wetlands Day on Saturday 2 February. This Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay event is in partnership wit...

21 January 2019

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Christmas Cheer from Biodiversity HB

Christmas Cheer from Biodiversity HB

Here is our Christmas newsletter full of all the Christmas cheer and good times. Thank you all for a wonderful first year. Cheers to 2019!

14 December 2018

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Biodiversity HB Recognises Award Winners

Biodiversity HB Recognises Award Winners

Two people closely involved with Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay have recently been acknowledged with awards – Marie Taylor and Des Ratima.

3 December 2018

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Bio Buzz 2018 for Spring Fling

Bio Buzz 2018 for Spring Fling

Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay is bringing together leaders in environmental education and protection to share their knowledge at a free event ‘Bio Buzz...

24 October 2018

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Biodiversity HB SPRING 2018 newsletter

Biodiversity HB SPRING 2018 newsletter

It's glorious springtime here in Hawke's Bay. Read about all the exciting things happening in our latest newsletter.

15 October 2018

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EIT Backing Biodiversity in Hawke's Bay

EIT Backing Biodiversity in Hawke's Bay

The region’s biodiversity has been advanced by the addition of EIT as another Guardian for Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay.

11 October 2018

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Nature Shed Goes Wild

Nature Shed Goes Wild

A new, vibrant mural brings attention to biodiversity and the Nature Shed at the A&P Showgrounds during the Royal A&P Show.

11 October 2018

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 New Biodiversity Guardians committee brings in more expertise

New Biodiversity Guardians committee brings in more expertise

The Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay Guardians AGM in Taradale on Monday 24 September has led to exciting new additions to the Guardians committee.

25 September 2018

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Students Step Up with Biodiversity Speeches

Students Step Up with Biodiversity Speeches

Tildy Ormond from Sherenden and Districts School spoke about farm biodiversity to win the intermediate section of the Hillmac Electrical Speech Contes...

7 September 2018

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BIO BUZZ: Hawke's Bay's First Biodiversity Forum

BIO BUZZ: Hawke's Bay's First Biodiversity Forum

Sunday 28 October, 10:00am - 3:00pm at Aramoana Environmental & Education Trust Woolshed, Te Angiangi Marine Reserve, Central Hawke's Bay

16 August 2018

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Children Growing Awareness of Biodiversity: One Speech at a Time

Children Growing Awareness of Biodiversity: One Speech at a Time

The Hillmac Electrical School Speech Contests’ topic - ‘Biodiversity in your backyard’ - is popular and 17 Hawke’s Bay schools are taking part...

9 August 2018

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Biodiversity HB WINTER 2018 newsletter

Biodiversity HB WINTER 2018 newsletter

An exciting update on all the recent activities of Biodiversity Hawke's Bay...

11 July 2018

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Central Hawke's Bay District Gives Support to Biodiversity

Central Hawke's Bay District Gives Support to Biodiversity

Central Hawke’s Bay District Council resolving at its Council meeting to become a financial guardian and member of Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay.

22 June 2018

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Garden Bird Survey Helps with Biodiversity Action

Garden Bird Survey Helps with Biodiversity Action

Spending an hour watching the number of birds in the garden is something simple anyone can do, and provides valuable information for local biodiversit...

21 June 2018

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Biodiversity Board members sought

Biodiversity Board members sought

The Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay Foundation is seeking two to three new Board members.

29 May 2018

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Halting Bay’s biodiversity decline critical

Halting Bay’s biodiversity decline critical

More than 200 people have stepped up to stop any further loss of the critically endangered biodiversity of Hawke’s Bay.

24 May 2018

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Biodiversity Action Plan Launched

Biodiversity Action Plan Launched

The Hawke's Bay Biodiversity Guardians are launching the Action Plan for improving the region's biodiversity.

7 May 2018

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