Bushy Park - A mainland island near Wanganui, with native habitat and species and an education centre.
contact: Alan Anderson
ph: 06 342 9879
Pukaha, Mt Bruce – A mainland island near Masterton, with native habitat and species and an education centre.
contact: Chris Day
ph: 06 375 8004
Environment Network Manawatu – The umbrella organisation for many environmental groups, many of whom carry out environmental education, in the Palmerston North/Manawatu area.
contact: Sally Pearce
ph: 06 355 0126
Awapuni Recycling Centre: Manawatu Education centre for waste reduction and recycling. (Palmerston North) www.pncc.govt.nz/Council
ph: 06 356 8199
Department of Conservation - Offers a number of education services from school visits, to site tours and planting days. DoC also hosts the summer nature programme.
contact: Kelly Stratford (Palmerston North) or Connie Norgate (Wanganui)
ph: 06 350 9700
Conscious Education - Sustainable development educator operating in the Wanganui area offering programmes in waste reduction, permaculture and ecology.
contact: Lisa Talbot
ph: 06 348 4181
EERST – A nationwide waste reduction and recycling education programme run using local educators http://www.eerst.co.nz/
contact: Pip Chrystall
ph: 027 201 3451
Te Manawa – Palmerston North’s combined science centre, museum and art gallery.
contact: Barbara Arnold
ph: 06 355 5000