Forest & Bird wants to acknowledge a young person who undertakes truly remarkable initiatives to protect and restore our unique natural environment.

This award recognises that special young person who shows leadership, initiative and who is making a difference.

The awards are open to New Zealanders under the age of 18 who have:

  • Supported or initiated a conservation project
  • Shown perseverance to ensure that the project keeps going
  • Inspired others to contribute
  • Achieved some conservation results

Nominations close at 5pm on Friday 28 February 2018.
For further information and to register:

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The Hubs is full of content that can help - have you seen our resources on conservation, environmental protection and sustainability? They are some of the 7,000+ resources we have to offer!

Find out more about the Predator Free 2050 vision, and follow it with this article which provides a great introduction to a series of comprehensive teaching resources supporting schools to explore the pest-free vision with students, produced by ZEALANDIA, with support from WWF New Zealand.

These articles below provide examples of some Participatory Science Platform (PSP) conservation projects undertaken by school students.

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We have also created a new collection on Pond, 2018 Primary Science Week - Eco Champions! That might also be of interest



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