Dr Mels Barton

The Tree Council

General Arb Stream

Mon 29 Nov

11:30 – 12:15

Next Level Advocacy


Introducing Dr Mel’s Barton – An environmental scientist turned coordinator, campaigner, organiser, networker and environmental advocate. Mels works with many community organisations and not-for-profits, including The Tree Council, Friends of Regional Parks, and the Kauri Rescue project team. When she is not saving trees she is saving the marine environment as the Auckland Coordinator of NZAEE Seaweek, kills weeds as Trustee of the Weedfree Trust, and is an advocate for Living Wage Aotearoa.