This month’s Wings and Wildlife, prepared by Jessica Maxwell, features: New walking and mountain biking trails at Maraekakaho. Enjoy the rustle of autumn leaves in Keirunga Gardens. Cook’s Petrel are breeding in the Maungaharuru ranges near Boundary Stream. David Cranwell’s 25 year passion project of growing Himalayan Oaks at his nursery in Havelock North has not only benefited New Zealand biodiversity but also helped conservation projects in India. Credit too for locals cleaning up the beach at Clive after the recent floods.