What you can do

There's now a sense of urgency to fix the environmental problems of the modern world.

Become a fruit tree guardian

Fruit tree guardians help care for fruit trees in public spaces during their early years.

Care for our water

Water is a precious resource and it’s important to look after it.


Composting is a natural recycling system that needs minimal space, effort and knowledge.

Gardening / Biodiversity

Do you need advice on how to grow sustainable food and increase biodiversity in your home garden?

Getting around

Read tips and ideas on how to reduce your carbon emissions when travelling, and try alternatives to commuting in your car.

Reduce energy use

Reducing your energy use around your home can result in significant savings on your power bill, not to mention making your home healthier with less carbon emissions.

Reduce, reuse, recycle

A great place to start living more sustainably is to think about how you and your family can reduce, reuse and recycle.


Lower Hutt's community groups offer plenty of opportunities for you to help out, meet people and have fun by doing your part improving the environment.

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