NIWA Auckland City Science and Technology Fair
Sponsor Information

Department of Conservation


The Dept of Conservation takes care of one third of the country on behalf of New Zealanders - protecting our heritage, protecting and monitoring species, restoring places and managing threats.

We are delighted to offer three prizes at the 2015 Science and Technology Fair to the best three projects associated with ecology and the conservation our wonderful places, plants and animals. Prizes include a family pass to Tiritiri Matangi Island (thanks to 360 Discovery) and two books: 'Our Big Blue Backyard' by Janet Hunt, about New Zealand's marine reserves and waters; and 'An Extraordinary Land' by Peter Hayden and Rod Morris, about our unique wildlife.

Website address http://www.doc.govt.nz/