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Xmas Sunday in the Park
TOSSI volunteers had a productive day at Tawharanui Regional Park on Sunday December 1, 2019. Tasks completed by volunteers yesterday were: * Fences, rails and sump upgraded at campground * Young trees released from kikuyu grass * Trap line trimmed to improve access for monitors * Fences stained * Trees cleared from predator fence * Spectacular catering Once the work was done, it was time for a fabulous feast and fun. Thanks to sipping Santa and his outrageously purple helper for making sure all our amazing TOSSI volunteers were on the nice list. Thanks to all TOSSI volunteers and supporters for your on-going support.
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1 Mar 2020
Sunday in the Park

A range of activities and tasks will be undertaken in the morning These jobs will be advised on the day. We appreciate the support of anyone who wishes to volunteer their time to assist with this worthy project. A lovely barbeque meal is offer ...
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TOSSI works in partnership with the Auckland Council to maximise the success of the Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary.

Our major projects are:

Revegetation and restoration of coastal forest and wetlands. TOSSI grows and plants up to 20,000 trees, shrubs and other plants each year to revegetate key areas of the Park.

Preserving the largely pest-free status of Tāwharanui through assisting Auckland Council with pest trapping and baiting, surveillance, maintaining the pest-proof fence, monitoring programs and observing sensitive wildlife.

Assisting with the reintroduction of native species to the sanctuary and monitoring their survival and breeding.

Monitoring NZ dotterel and variable oystercatcher during the breeding season.

Education and advocacy in schools, the local community and the media.


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