Publications and resources

Caring for Northland's dunes

Sand dunes are natural habitats for many native species and, in their natural state, they protect land and property from erosion, storms, cyclones and tsunamis. Learn how sand dunes work and what we can do to protect them.

View or download the "Caring for Northland's dunes" brochure

Northland Coastcare Code

10 ways you can help us protect the coast.

View or download the "Northland Coastcare Code" brochure

Dune plants

Why are dune plants important? Find out how good plant cover can reduce erosion of coastal sand dunes, and which plants should go where.

View or download the "Dune plants" brochure

Weed control on sand dunes

Which plants are weeds and how are they controlled? Find our dune management guidelines for weed control on foredune and backdune areas.

View or download the "Weed control on sand dunes" brochure

CoastCare eNewsletter

The Northland CoastCare eNewsletter is produced twice a year.

Read the latest and previous issues of the eNewsletter