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Enviroschools is an environmental action based programme where young people are empowered to design and lead sustainability projects in their schools, neighbourhoods and country.

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Creating Change

Passion for Restoration Becomes Infectious at Coastal Conference

Lynne Grove and student Enviro-leaders from Aparima College tell us about their experiences at Murihiku Coastal Treasures Conference and how this has inspired them to share learning with the other staff and students, and to take the next steps on their Enviroschools journey.

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Opunake Students Develop Building Skills to Create Chicken Motels to Rehabilitate Ex-battery Hens

A group of Sustainability Academy students from Opunaki High School get more than warm fuzzies from a chicken housing project that creates further learning and engagement. Read more about the chain of events that these students undertook to ensure the rehabilitation of their rescued chickens.

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Northland Kindergarten Association Commits to Sustainable Energy Options.

Northland Kindergarten Association have 14 Enviroschools and a strong commitment to engaging in sustainable practices throughout the whole Association. Here Richard Storey from NKA tells us about a long-term sustainable initiative that has already reaped rewards.

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Students Review Building Design Elements for Effectiveness

Students at Lincoln High School in Canterbury undertook an inquiry into design, materials and building construction to learn more about a special space at their Enviroschool where people now enjoy learning and teaching in. Here are excerpts from the report that Lucy, Amelia and Ashleigh...

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Generation of Changemakers Emerges at Greytown School

A whole-school enquiry into sustainability at Greytown School has led students to research ways they can reduce waste in their community. When it came to the all-important action-taking aspect of the inquiry, each class focussed on a different stage of the waste hierarchy and were...

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126Enviroschools
Northland

3 Regional partners

260Enviroschools
Auckland

5 Regional partners

179Enviroschools
Waikato

15 Regional partners

60Enviroschools
Bay of Plenty

5 Regional partners
5 Collaborators

27Enviroschools
Gisborne

4 Regional partners

48Enviroschools
Taranaki

7 Regional partners
9 Collaborators

63Enviroschools
Hawke's Bay

6 Regional partners
1 Collaborator

74Enviroschools
Manawatu-Whanganui

10 Regional partners

134Enviroschools
Wellington

9 Regional partners

27Enviroschools
Nelson

2 Regional partners

26Enviroschools
Tasman

2 Regional partners

36Enviroschools
Marlborough

3 Regional partners

13Enviroschools
West Coast

4 Regional partners
4 Collaborators

98Enviroschools
Canterbury

11 Regional partners
2 Collaborators

89Enviroschools
Otago

8 Regional partners

48Enviroschools
Southland

5 Regional partners

NATIONWIDE
1,308
Enviroschools
326,500
Tamariki and students
15,700
Teachers and other staff
156
Regional Coordinators and Facilitators
91
Regional
Partners
18
Regional
Collaborators
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