Environmental grant scheme 

Nelson City Council has an annual Environmental Grants Scheme to support landowners and community groups to restore Nelson’s natural environment. Click here to find out more.

Keep updated with Nelson Nature

Nelson Nature puts out a regular email newsletter, Nelson Nature Fix, with timely seasonal info, news and events for the Whakatū Nelson region. You can sign up for Nature Fix and read back copies here.

We also publish information about Nelson Nature in Our Nelson, and a bi-monthly page in the Nelson Weekly. 

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Animal pest trapping

Planting native plants

Weed control

Harvesting rainwater

Managing stormwater


Addressing New Zealand's Biodiversity Challenge (5.5MB PDF)

Nelson's Biodiversity strategy

Nelson Nature Strategy 2018