School of Environment

Our teaching and research address the Earth system and the natural and social processes that impact our environments.

Meet our student | Charlotte Milne

Charlotte Milne is currently studying a Master of Science in Geography and uses drone technology to investigate changes after the 2016 Kaikoura Earthquake.

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Scientists have compiled the most comprehensive assessment to date of how ocean warming is affecting the mix of marine species in our oceans.

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Bruce Hayward has written the perfect guide to take with you if you’re exploring Auckland’s volcanoes.

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Kathy Campbell in Western Australia

Our internationally recognised scholars are committed to the University's mandate of producing high-quality research and teaching.

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Explore our range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Geography, Environmental Science, Geographic Information Science and Earth Sciences.

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Environment researchers working in the desert

Our staff are engaged in a wide variety of groundbreaking research which is recognised internationally.

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Discover some of the exciting research happening in the School with our selection of interviews from early-career and up-and-coming academics.

Daniel Hikuroa, Earth Systems

Meet our graduates and find out where their School of Environment degree has taken them.

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Learn more about our strong collaborative research relationships with local and international organisations.

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Graduate Jaime Short has landed her “dream job” to take steps to improve a key aspect of the Cook Island’s long term environmental sustainability.

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To’oa, from Samoa, graduated from the University of Auckland in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science majoring in Geography and Environmental Science.

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Environment news

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Incredible Science

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Environment students

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