Reversing the decline of the Shorebirds of the Tāmaki Estuary

I presented this report to the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board today as they are yet to seek advice from a shorebird expert at Auckland Council in developing their Open Space Network Plan (OSNP). It recommends: Shorebird expert to review the report. Local Boards commit to reverse declining shorebird numbers. OSNP revised with dedicated and enhanced shorebird […]


I have always assumed when humans ‘develop’ land, some of it ends up in the ocean. I had a look at some of the Glen Innes development in the rain today to see what was going on. It was good to see development companies trying but unfortunately all this mud ends up smothering marine life […]