16, Apr, 2003

Hui on marine, oceans and fisheries management issues

Category: ECO Inc

Taipa Marae

25th-27th April

Hui presented by ECO, Environment & Conservation Oganisations of NZ, in association with the Kaitaia Environment Centre

Objectives are to enhance the understanding of; Northland’s marine environmental management issues, particularly; pollution and fisheries issues; the Oceans Policy project; developments in fisheries environmental management issues; protection mechanisms – mataitai, taiapure, marine reserves; marine farming – aquaculture.

Presenters: Cath Wallace, ECO

Roger Grace, Marine Biologist/photographer

Vince Kerr, Marine Biologist

Barry Weeber, Forest & Bird researcher

Friday 25th 3pm Powhiri

Introduction – issues Slides/videos

Saturday 26th

Visions/local problems


Sunday 27th

Workshops/local solutions

Midday - closure

Koha: $30 waged, $20 unwaged.

Includes meals and accommodation. Registration required.

Contact: Kaiataia Environment Centre ph 4081-086, ecocentre@xtra.co.nz

ECO acknowledge the support of the Pacific Development and Conservation Trust & the Department of Conservation.