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Native trees have seen it all. See why we love them.

We’re bringing together business, community and everyday Kiwis to plant 200 million native trees.

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We're counting the native trees planted throughout New Zealand, and helping Kiwis to plant more. Together, we can all make an impact on climate change and improve our environment.

Total tree count since 2016
As they grow, these native trees will help to remove about of carbon from our atmosphere. Learn more

We're proud to have helped people and community achieve great things.

Trees funded
and gifted
Planting Projects
Funders & Planters

Who we are

We’re managed by Project Crimson, a conservation charity which has been championing native tree planting since 1990. Learn more about us and our wonderful partners that make it all possible.

Get involved

One of the best actions we can take to tackle climate change and improve our environment is to plant more native trees. It's super easy for anyone to get involved.


Making a difference to your local environment? Add trees you're planting to our count, and apply for more native trees to plant.


Fund or gift native trees from just $10 or open a Tree Registry and help fundraise.


Show your commitment to climate and a better New Zealand. Check out our options for business.

Trees That Count is New Zealand's community marketplace to connect tree funders and planters

How does our marketplace work?

When people donate, we match their funded trees with planters to get more natives into the ground.

There are currently native trees available to planters.

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Who’s leading the native tree count?

Every native tree planted or funded helps grow the count. Check out the planters and funders making a difference.

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Kiwis say it with native trees during lockdown

New Zealand environmental charity Trees That Count reported a 175% increase in the number of people gifting native trees during the lockdown period, and put it down to strong kiwi values of generosity and manaakitanga even in times of crisis.

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Discover the Autumn fruits of New Zealand’s native forest

Warwick Silvester, our good friend, award-winning scientist and native tree expert from Tane’s Tree Trust , takes us through some of the beautiful and unexpected surprises fruiting in our native forest during the Autumn months.

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Locally designed positivi-tees funding trees

Visual designer Hannah Colenbrander picked Trees That Count to receive the profits from sales of her winning entry in Wellington streetwear store Good as Gold’s t-shirt design competition.

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