Uncategorized

/Uncategorized

Localised action on climate change needed – Te Wai Māori Trust National Freshwater Fisheries Conference 2019

2019-09-11T22:30:04+00:00September 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Last week, iwi, hapū and whānau met at the Te Wai Māori Trust National Freshwater Fisheries Conference in Whangārei to discuss the impacts of climate change on freshwater fisheries. We heard from an amazing line-up of speakers [...]

Te Wai Māori Trust welcomes the release of the Waitangi Tribunal’s Stage 2 Report on the National Freshwater and Geothermal Resources Claim

2019-08-31T01:37:04+00:00August 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|

28 August 2019 Te Wai Māori Trust welcomes the Waitangi Tribunal’s recommendations for the Crown to urgently address the serious situation facing many taonga water bodies, and to provide more effective mechanisms for freshwater decision-making. The Waitangi Tribunal [...]

Māori to gather in Te Tai Tōkerau to confront our changing climate and impacts on freshwater species

2019-08-27T05:02:18+00:00August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Te Wai Māori is to hold its third biennial conference next week on the 3rd and 4th of September in Whangārei. The focus of this year’s Māori led conference is the vulnerability of our freshwater taonga species [...]

Endangered Eels Found Using eDNA

2019-05-13T00:23:49+00:00March 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Read more from Asian Scientist Magazine at: https://www.asianscientist.com/2019/03/in-the-lab/endangered-japanese-eel-edna-environmental-dna/ Based on DNA shed by organisms into the environment, scientists in Japan have found a way to measure the distribution of endangered eel species in Japan. Read more from [...]