The winners are . . .
The winners of the Northland Regional Council’s inaugural environmental awards were: Action in the community — Friends of MatakoheLimestone Island Society. Action in pest management — Puketotara Landcare Group. Action in education — Comrie Park Kindergarten. Action in water quality improvement — Whitebait Connection.
Action in industry — Hancock Forest Management NZ (Northland). Environmental leadership — Iwi Te Roroa (Waipoua Forest). Environmental innovation — Steve Allan. Kaitiakitanga — Noho Taiao, Te Rarawa Anga Mua.