Taranaki conservation groups
IntroductionGet involved with conservation groups working with DOC in Taranaki.
Listed below are some volunteer based groups that you can get involved with. You'll learn new skills, meet like-minded people, contribute to conservation, and increase your connection to your local community and natural spaces.
For more conservation volunteer opportunities in Taranaki volunteer for a DOC project.
Rotokare Scenic Reserve Trust
Aim: The predator fenced Lake Rotokare near Eltham is an amazing pest-free sanctuary and volunteers are welcome every Sunday morning to work on a range of jobs from keeping the fence clear of branches to administration work.
Taranaki Kiwi Trust
Aim: Fostering and protecting sustainable populations of kiwi in Taranaki. There are often volunteer tasks such as resetting the traps along lines near the kiwi habitats.
Wild for Taranaki
Aim: To protect native plants, animals and ecosystems in Taranaki. This is the identity of the Taranaki Biodiversity Trust.