New Zealand has many unique native fish, insects, birds, lizards and frogs and our only native mammals are bats and marine mammals.
Click on the link above to start exploring the wide range of information on DOC's website.
As you plan for next year, watch these short and engaging videos from early childhood, primary and secondary teachers, sharing stories and advice to connect ākonga with nature and place.
Collaboration between Enviroschools, teachers, students and local government in Porirua has produced multiple benefits for ākonga, community and the environment.
Engage with stories, resources and educators who can support the development of your local curriculum | marautanga, with a focus on connection and care for te taiao.
Notice the signs of spring, sow seeds for bees and protect nesting birds, using this collection of resources, events and programmes that support seasonal learning in kōanga.