Introduction

Kiwi innovators with game-changing ideas and solutions for New Zealand's greatest environmental challenges are being encouraged to enter the WWF-New Zealand 2017 Conservation Innovation Awards.

Bright ideas for nature open 25 September - 15 October.

Big, bold ideas to meet challenges such as freshwater quality, climate change, species decline and invasive pests will be driven by the power of crowd-sourcing to refine ideas in real time.

The Conservation Innovation Awards has prize packages of $25,000 for each winner of the awards' three categories: Engaging young people and communities, Predator Free New Zealand 2050, and an Open Category.

Find out how to enter

Entries close on 15 October 2017.

The 2017 Awards are supported by DOC, along with: 

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