Biodiversity in Taranaki

The Council's biodiversity work is primarily focused on private land, helping farmers and other landowners to restore and enhance key native ecosystems.

Our region's biodiversity

Maintaining Taranaki’s native biodiversity ensures the continued survival of indigenous plants, animals and ecosystems important to all of New Zealand.
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Wild for Taranaki

Taranaki Regional Council is a member and funder of Wild for Taranaki, Taranaki's biodiversity umbrella group.
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Key Native Ecosystems

One of the Council’s priorities is to work with farmers and landowners to protect and enhance those areas that have significant biodiversity values—our Key Native Ecosystems (KNEs)...
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Freshwater biosecurity

Clean all gear when moving between waterways.
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