Who are the Cooks Beachcare Group?
What do we do?
Replace invasive exotic weeds with naturally occurring native dune plants using:
Why do we do this work?
Dunes planted in native plants help:
Plants and technical advice are supplied by Councils. Cooks Beachcare and the community supply the enthusiastic labour. And all work is done without significantly restricting views or beach access.
TIAKI MAURI BIOBLITZ: March 5th - 7th 2020
Organised by the Auckland Museum, the Cooks Beachcare Group along with local school students and volunteers were proud to take part in this 3 day event.
After surveying flora, fauna and archaeology to compare to the scientific study carried out by the HMS Endeavour 250 years ago, the event culminated in an open day on the Saturday where experts happily answered questions and provided a wealth of knowledge.
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WHENUAKITE SCHOOL POSTERS
Check out these amazing posters from the students of Whenuakite Middle School