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New Developments at The Okere Project!

We have recently changed our name from Predator-Free Okere Falls, to The Okere Project. We are now an official trust and registered charity entitled The Okere Project Trust. Predator Free Okere Falls is now the first project running under the new trust. The trust’s mission statement is to regenerate the environment and engage the community … Continue reading New Developments at The Okere Project!

Predator Control Grant from the Bay of Plenty Regional Council

How the funding will be used, and how you can get more involved. At the moment, our native birds have less than a 5% chance of survival to adulthood. This is largely caused by invasive predators such as rats, mice, stoats, and possums threatening the native species. The Bay of Plenty Regional Council has generously … Continue reading Predator Control Grant from the Bay of Plenty Regional Council