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People, Cities & Nature

Restoring indigenous nature in urban environments

People, Cities & Nature is a multi-disciplinary programme leading urban ecological restoration research in New Zealand. Established in 2016, the People, Cities & Nature team is a diverse group of talented people who are making valuable contributions through six inter-related projects:

People, Cities & Nature aligns with several other research programmes and networks, both large and small. Read more about Research Alignment here.

The team are based in New Zealand at the University of Waikato, Victoria University of Wellington, Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research and the University of Otago and are funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. Visit our Research pages to learn more.

Make sure to check out our Resources page for publications, workshop presentations, relevant reading and more!