Plant Hawke’s Bay works closely with specialists in the wider conservation field. Here is a list of some of our favourite people and organisations.
Kay Griffiths and Craig Single from The Conservation Company provide ecological advice, and specialise in restoration plantings and ecological weed control. They can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or www.theconservationcompany.co.nz
The Maraetotara Tree Trust is dedicated to fencing, planting and protecting the entire length of the Maraetotara River. Plant Hawke’s Bay is delighted to supply plants into this project. Contact the Tree Trust here: www.maraetotaratreetrust.co.nz
In Hawke’s Bay the Living Legends project is restoring wetland habitat in the internationally renown Ahuriri Estuary. Contact Living Legends through this link: www.livinglegends.co.nz
A superb source of information about native plants can be found at the NZ Plant Conservation Network website www.nzpcn.org.nz
Plant Hawke’s Bay supports the QEII National Trust in its work in Hawke’s Bay with regional representative Troy Duncan. Find out more about the Trust on www.openspace.org.nz
In Hawke’s Bay the Forest Lifeforce Restoration Trust is the key driver in a project to protect and enhance the very small population of kakabeak plants which are left in the wild. Find out more about the Trust here on www.forestlifeforce.org.nz
The Te Mata Park Trust Board looks after Hawke’s Bay’s most wonderful park Te Mata Park. Find out more here at www.tematapark.co.nz
Paul and Sue Lord at PD Lord Irrigation are experts in their field. They can be contacted at www.pdlord.co.nz or 06 878 6070.
For fencing of restoration projects, BayWide Fencing is recommended. BayWide’s Alan Lamplugh can be reached on 027 246 6302.
For any rabbit problems the very best people to contact are Jake and Gary Bowcock of RPS at 021 280 2988 or on email at email@example.com or on their website www.possumsmasher.com