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Help grow a brighter future at your school

Te Uru Rākau—New Zealand Forest Service and Trees That Count are thrilled to give every primary school in Aotearoa New Zealand the opportunity to claim five free native seedlings to plant on your school grounds! You could add these to existing plantings, form part of a new outdoor learning area, or guide your students in curriculum-based inquiry learning. Use the form below to register for your native trees.

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Meet the trees

Learn more about some of our favourite native tree species with our fun illustrations


Videos and guides

Learn how to plant a tree like a ninja—or for the grown-ups, how to plan your planting project. 


Look and learn

Check out our mega-illustration showing all the incredible benefits of native trees. 

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More native trees in the ground means greater biodiversity, cleaner waterways, thriving industries and stronger communities.