Supporting the management of wilding conifer infestations in New Zealand via advocacy, advice and action.

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Wilding Pine Network

The Wilding Pine Network is an Incorporated Society aiming to raise awareness of the wilding conifer issue, advocate for funding for wilding conifer control, and provide nation-wide coordination of and advice to community groups involved in active wilding conifer management.

Wilding Pine Network Groups

Community Groups

Our community groups play an important part of wilding conifer control. These groups often organise volunteer days, and welcome your help. Being part of a group can be fun and rewarding. You don’t need any special knowledge, skills or tools, just an average level of fitness.

Webinar & Resources

The Wilding Pine Network facilitates information sharing through webinars, newsletters, reports, and workshops. Our Resources page has links to our webinars and publications, as well as details about latest research findings.

Wilding Pine Network Conference

Wilding Pines Conference

The 2022 Wilding Pines Conference will be on 10-11 March in Blenheim at the Marlborough Events Centre. We are offering two field trip options: a boat trip around the Marlborough Sounds and a helicopter trip to the Branch Leatham catchment. Registration is now open.

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News / Blog

WPN releases new policy report

The WPN has recently released a report about the gaps and limitations in policy and legislation.

The Wilding Pine Network is Hiring!

The Wilding Pine Network is seeking a national coordinator to join our group. The coordinator plays a central role in connecting stakeholders, government agencies, and community groups, and applications are due by 13 April.

New Dates for Conference 2022

The new dates of the 2022 Wilding Pines Conference are 13-15 September.