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      • First quarterly impact report released
        • 10 Apr 2020
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • We've been busy behind the scenes, and have produced our first quarterly impact report. We wanted to capture all the great things happening in the predator free world and celebrate the difference all of us are making together. It is an interactive online report available here: Predator Free Wellington Quarterly…

      • We are almost predator free on the peninsula!
        • 19 Dec 2019
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • As we near the end of the year, we’re excited to let you know we are almost predator free on the Miramar Peninsula.Over the last six months we’ve gone from tens of thousands of rats on the peninsula to tens of rats. We are closing in on the last few individual rats in the residential areas, we’re working…

      • New Zealand's biggest urban eradication begins today
        • 8 Jul 2019
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • The country’s biggest urban predator eradication operation begins today as the Predator Free Wellington team begin installing 6,000 traps and bait stations in backyards across the Miramar Peninsula. Predator Free Wellington is a 10 year project aiming to make Wellington free of rats, possums and mustelids…

      • After thousands of conversations we’re almost there!
        • 26 May 2019
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • The first stage of our wider plan to make Wellington city predator free kicked off this year with Miramar Peninsula. Our three community liaison officers, Emma, Phil and Joakim have been out on the peninsula every day, walking the streets of Miramar, Seatoun and Strathmore, speaking with the community about how…

      • 92% of Wellingtonians support a predator free Wellington
        • 24 May 2019
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • Wellington residents are right behind making Wellington the world’s first predator free capital city, and more people are rolling up their sleeves to get involved. A massive 92% of Wellingtonians have said they support the project, this is significantly more than 84% when we last surveyed in 2017. Over one…

      • Momentum building for Predator Free Wellington
        • 22 Feb 2019
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • Wellington has seen a huge increase in wildlife in recent years while more and more Wellingtonians are getting involved in making our city predator free. Already, over 6,500 households are actively involved in trapping across the city, and Wellington City Council is supporting over 30 volunteer groups who are…

      • Final push to make Miramar Peninsula predator free in 2019
        • 31 Jan 2019
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • The final push to make Miramar Peninsula predator free is about to begin – this means no rats, stoats or weasels and more kākā, kākāriki, kereru and geckos.James Willcocks, Project Director, Predator Free Wellington said this is the first stage of the wider plan to make the whole of Wellington city predator…

      • Goodbye possums, hello tui
        • 9 Apr 2018
        • Predator Free Wellington
        • Did you know that in the 1990s tui were a fairly rare sight on the Miramar Peninsula? The success of the 2003 Miramar Peninsula Possum Eradication Programme led by Greater Wellington Regional Council and Wellington City Council, had a positive, and long-lasting effect on other elements of the local ecosystem…

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