Seafood industry conference

Three of our researchers presented at the conference’s Technical Day (2 August).

Tipping Points hosts interdisciplinary workshop

15 PhD students and postdocs from across New Zealand came together to discuss estuarine science and share ideas, as they developed sampling plans for the national Tipping Points experiment.

Plenary at AMSA 2017

Director Julie Hall gave the plenary address on 4 July at the Australian Marine Sciences Association conference in Darwin.

Sediment and seabed species

Experiments have begun investigating the effect of sedimentation from human activities on offshore seabed species.

David Schiel steps down as Dynamic Seas leader

Today (30 June) is the end of Prof David Schiel’s tenure as Programme Leader, but we are pleased he remains involved in several research projects.

‘Betty’ returns with info about eddies

In May, Betty (an ocean glider), spent 24 days travelling 610km through the Cook Strait’s turbulent waters continuously recording temperature, salinity, oxygen concentration, light, acoustic recordings, and more. This data is important for developing better models.

Uncovering the seas’ secrets

Meet Betty, an amazing piece of marine technology that gives us detailed information about the oceans that we couldn’t get any other way.

Video: Why Tasman and Golden Bays?

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.