Coastal Restoration Trust

Coastal Restoration Trust

Our coasts are not just great holiday destinations, They are home to important species and protect the land from the sea.

Wellington

We work with communities, tangata whenua, management agencies and business to research and restore coastal environments for everyone’s benefit. We have developed a technical handbook: 'Restoration of Coastal Sand Dunes using Native Plants' and run a successful annual conference. We set up a post graduate study award to support student research, and we host Coast Care group web pages.

For over 20 years the Coastal Restoration Trust (previously named Dune Restoration Trust) has undertaken science-based research and worked alongside local communities, tangata whenua and management agencies to develop pragmatic and effective coastal restoration strategies.

We have been instrumental in researching and restoring the once rare pingao and spinifex (NZ sand binding plants) to dunelands throughout NZ.

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The Coastal Restoration Trust of New Zealand works with community groups, iwi, councils & government departments, research agencies, industry and educational institutions to share information and carry out projects that support and improve the restoration of coastal ecosystems around New Zealand.

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Latest update

Every grain of sand  30 August 2013

Posted by: Coastal Restoration Trust

See the journey of the Waitohu Stream Care Group restoring their dune...

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Sharon
Sharon on 03 Aug 2021
great job - nice to walk along the track again
$200
Coastal Restoration Trust

Thank you so much, Sharon! Much appreciated!

Coastal Restoration Trust
Rebecca
Rebecca on 17 Feb 2021
Thank you for the Handbook. Excellent resource.
$20
Greg
Greg on 14 Dec 2020
Sponsor student to conference
$100
Maia
Maia on 05 Aug 2020
$10
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Guest Donor on 03 Aug 2020
$20

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