The Sustainable Seas Science Challenge brings together teams from across a range of science and community organisations.
Independent Science Panel
The Independent Science Panel panel offers a wide range of expertise to provide advice to the Challenge Governance Board.
The Sustainable Seas Science Challenge Collaborative Parties appointed an independent Board to undertake governance of the Challenge.
The Kāhui Māori provides both expertise and awareness of the issues in the focal area to advise the Challenge so that its science directions, quality and approach will deliver real benefits for Māori.
Science Leadership Team
The Science Leadership Team is responsible for the strategic direction, science quality, activities and management of the Challenge.
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Tasman Bay/Te Tai-o-Aorere and Golden Bay/Mohua are our ‘case study area’, where we are testing the tools and knowledge for ecosystem-based management (EBM) that we are generating.
Over the next 2 weeks, 14 drifters will monitor how water circulates in Tasman Bay, providing insights into issues such as where river sediment and nutrient plumes end up.
This video explains what we're about; how we are working with Māori, government, industry, NGOs and communities; and what we mean by ecosystem-based management (EBM).