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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
Over 50 years, these native trees have the potential to remove between and of carbon dioxide from our atmosphere. Learn more

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

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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.

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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.


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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.

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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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More than ever, Kiwis are enjoying all New Zealand has to offer: including our beautiful natural environment.

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Words on wetlands

For World Wetland Day, Project Crimson Trustee and ‘Bugman’ Ruud Kleinpaste explains the etymological origins of the humble ‘wetland’.

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