Wai Care water quality programme
Hōtaka kounga wai o Wai Care
What is Wai Care?
Wai Care is a water quality monitoring, education and action programme for Auckland community groups, individuals, businesses and schools.
Wai Care's activities
The Wai Care programme looks after our waterways and catchments.
- litter clean-ups
- water quality monitoring and macroinvertebrate sampling
- planting, weeding and pest control
- school projects, workshops and fieldtrips
- connecting communities to our waterways.
Visit the Wai Care website to find out how you can get involved.
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