Restoring Lake Waikare one tree at a time

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May 3, 201914m
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Restoring Lake Waikare one tree at a time
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Waikato iwi have joined forces with ESR scientists and community volunteers – including rugby league legend Tawera Nikauto and his family – to plant thousands of native plants around Lake Waikare in the Waikato. It's hoped the anti-microbial properties found in mānuka leaves, roots and honey will help cleanse soil degraded by farm runoff.

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