A new lease of life for Everett Park

We have some exciting news….. East Taranaki Collective in collaboration with the Department of Conservation and Pukerangiora Hapū will be helping Everett Park recreational and bush reserve enjoy a new lease of life. Up until now, ETEC’s field operations focus has been on 13,000ha of land further to the east between Okoki and Matau, where

Kiwis for kiwi funding will build on success

April 21 was an important day for East Taranaki Environment Collective (ETEC). It was when representatives gathered at Pukearuhe Marae in North Taranaki to celebrate the beginning of an exciting new era in kiwi conservation. Three Taranaki conservation projects – ETEC included – received Jobs for Nature funding through the national kiwi charity Kiwis for

Thank you Mazda Foundation

Our efforts for our project will now be a lot easier – and a lot more visible – thanks to a new sponsorship partnership with Mazda New Zealand. Due to the expansion of our operation area which now extends far beyond the original Purangi area – from east of Waitara to east of Stratford and

Announcing our new name

Some exciting news….after several years of marketing ourselves as East Taranaki Environment Collective, we have now renamed ourselves the East Taranaki Environment Collective. Recently our team and Trustees spent the day reviewing our long -term strategy and aspirations for the Trust.  The last year has seen many changes for the Trust but our mission to protect the