Ngāti Hori ki Kohupatiki and Synexe Consulting
Working towards determining water allocation for customary fisheries: The case of Ngāti Hori
Te Wai Māori Trust supported Ngāti Hori ki Kohupatiki to undertake research on methods for converting their cultural information about customary fisheries into technical information about flow levels in the Karamu Stream. A model was created to facilitate Māori engagement on water flow allocation in New Zealand where cultural values in fisheries habitat are dependent on the restoration of water flows within a water body.
The findings of their research and the model can be found in the final report below:
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