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In Wellington we are lucky to have a special variety of plants, animals, and ecosystems that together make up our biodiversity.
Learn about biodiversity, what makes Wellington's biodiversity special, and why it matters.
Find out about Wellington's freshwater sources – why they matter, how to protect them, and which native species call them home.
Find out what native animals call Wellington home. From longfin eels to native birds, learn what we have, and how we can protect them.
Learn what special plants and trees call Wellington home and what risks they face.
The main threats to Wellington's biodiversity are further habitat loss and pest animals and plants. Find out about these threats and what we can do to stop them.