Forest and Bird

Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society

205 Victoria St, Wellington, New Zealand

Region Active

Australasia

NGO

1923

Activity

Conservation, Marine conservation, Marine protected areas, Sealions, Sustainable seafood, Plastic pollution, Education, Advocacy

Description

New Zealand's largest national conservation organisation. The Society's mission is to preserve and protect the native plants and animals and natural features of New Zealand. Active on a wide range of conservation and environmental issues. These include the protection of native forests, tussock grasslands, wetlands, coastlines and marine ecosystems, energy and resource conservation, sustainable fisheries and sustainable land management. Also involved in South Pacific rainforest conservation work and is working to ensure the protection of Antarctica from environmental damage.