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What you can do for the environment

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Sustainability and eco designhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/sustainability-eco-designSustainability and eco designGet tips on how to reduce carbon emissions in your day-to-day living. Access expert advice on how to design your home or business to be more sustainable.aspx
What we do to help the environmenthttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/what-we-do-to-help-environmentWhat we do to help the environmentFind out what Auckland Council does to help the environment.aspx
Plant for your local ecosystemhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/plants-animals/plant-for-your-ecosystemPlant for your local ecosystemFind information on how to plant to suit your local ecosystem.aspx
Care for the environment by being a responsible pet ownerhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/keeping-other-animals/Pages/care-environment-being-responsible-pet-owner.aspxCare for the environment by being a responsible pet ownerLearn how to keep your pet safe and minimise its impacts on our natural environment.aspx
Be a responsible cat ownerhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/dogs-animals/keeping-other-animals/keeping-cats/Pages/be-responsible-cat-owner.aspxBe a responsible cat ownerGuidelines for looking after your cat or kitten, including de-sexing and micro-chipping. aspx
How you can protect wetlandshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/plants-animals/plant-for-your-ecosystem/Pages/how-you-can-protect-wetlands.aspxHow you can protect wetlandsThere are a number of things you can do to help protect our wetlands.aspx
How to control weedshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/plants-animals/pests-weeds/Pages/how-to-control-weeds.aspxHow to control weedsFind advice on how to remove the weeds on your property and prevent them from coming back. Replant or cover the area with mulch after removing the weeds.aspx
Caring for waterwayshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/looking-after-aucklands-water/looking-after-our-waterways/Pages/caring-for-waterways.aspxCaring for waterwaysManage your stream by adding plants and rocks to slow down the flow of water and reduce erosion. Keep the stream free of rubbish and chemicals. Avoid spreading freshwater pests.aspx
Help to improve the marine environment in your areahttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/looking-after-aucklands-water/looking-after-our-waterways/Pages/help-improve-marine-environment-in-your-area.aspxHelp to improve the marine environment in your areaThere are local groups actively contributing to the health of our marine environment and coastlines. Find out what these environmental organisations do. aspx