Do you know anything about the disease that is killing New Zealand's Kauri trees? Read more below for an insight into how you can help. Phytophthora agathidicida: This is the scientific name for Kauri Dieback. This disease has no cure and can be spread by the most tiny piece of soil. You can't tell if a tree is infected by looking at it. Efforts need to be put in place to reduce the spread of this disease. Boot cleaning stations like the one shown in the images below demonstrate efforts to help save New Zealand's Kauri trees. Staying on the track [...]
The Cry of the Tui
Coach at Puketi Forest.Bay of Islands.New Zealand Trail head at Puketi Forest
Adventure Puketi started the new season on a beautiful sunny day. two people from the USA walked the combo walk. Starting with a 2 hour walk through the forest in the day light and 1 hour in the night, spring is happening with many flowers out. In the night insects,snails were in abundance, we heard a male kiwi call and the waterfall echoed through the forest.when we emerged from the forest the night sky shone brightly, especially the milky way.
This private tour enjoyed the Puketi rain forest in the Bay of Islands NZ Last coach of passengers off the cruise ship Celebrity The last two cruise ships in the bay or islands till October 2014