We have just launched the Choose Clean Water website which is sponsored by the tourism industry and will support the Choose Clean Water Tour. It highlights how people use freshwater in NZ,the plight it is in and supports a petition to do something about it.
“No!” This is how we teach restraint, over time the child masters the rules and becomes a functioning member of society. But he finds pleasure in the quiet places where no one can yell “No” at him, places where the rules don’t apply, where he can be wild and free. There is a huge psychological […]
Grave warning for NZ’s freshwater life NZ’s ‘clean environment’ under threat Water pollution – we can fix it Most rivers in New Zealand too dirty for a swim Dairy conversions still hurting our lakes and rivers – commissioner Dairying’s environmental harm a ‘zero sum’ – study Many NZ rivers unsafe for swimming Dairy continues to […]
When I first started trapping I was amazed by the quantity of Possums I caught. I worked multiple trapping lines in the city that were surrounded by houses, roads and waterways. Where were the possums coming from? There were two articles about local rat ‘attacks’ Rat chews ear of sleeping 9-year-old & School warns students […]
I am helping some awesome people setup the Freshwater Foundation.
When clearing mangroves you will need to leave the surface very flat, they will settle in very small depressions.
I was stoked to have helped design this eBook for Mike who is a kiwi ledgend.
BioBlitz is awesome. I had a great time learning about fungus: http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342538 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342527 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342521 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342520 And had a great time exploring the bush at night: http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342536 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342534 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342531 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342530 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342529 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342516 http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1342515
I went to a few events during Seaweek and spoke at one event (with some really inspirational people) about mussel reef restoration.