Hope for the Kaikoura paua fishery, five years post-earthquake
When the 2016 Kaikoura earthquake struck at midnight on November 14, 2016, the damage to the paua fishery was immense. That the fishery could reopen this coming summer is a testament to the hard work and sacrifice of many...Friday 21 May 2021
New Zealand's deepwater fisheries - a success story
With misinformation on seafood at an all-time high right now, it is more important than ever to spread as widely as possible the truth about the sustainability of New Zealand fisheries and the environmental care that is going...Friday 30 April 2021
New Zealand leading the world to eliminate fishing subsidies.
Two years after coming into force, New Zealand has opened consultation on future membership of the free trade agreement called the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). The CPTPP is a high-quality free...Friday 16 April 2021
Sustainable Seas seeks to deliver marine research essential to New Zealand's health and wealth
The country’s single largest marine research investment with a $70 million 10-year scope – titled Sustainable Seas – is more than halfway through its life. Yet it has received little publicity and public comment. TIM PANKHURST...Thursday 1 April 2021