Forest & Bird's national conservation awards are given out every year at the Annual General Meeting. They recognise members who have made an outstanding contribution to conservation - everything from planting trees, to saving endangered species.
Distinguished Life Member Award
‘Old Blue’ was the Chatham Island Black Robin who saved her whole species from extinction. Open to members and non-members this award recognises those who have made a significant contribution to advancing the Society’s objectives at a Branch level or through none Society conservation work. Up to five awards are made each year.
Te Kaiārahi Rangatahi o te Taiao Award
Many young people undertake truly remarkable initiatives to protect and restore our unique natural environment, this award will recognise that special young person who shows leadership, initiative and who is making a difference.
Pest Buster and Golden Spade Award
Nominations for all awards are now closed.