Sustainable Seas brings together teams from across a range of science and community organisations.
The Challenge has an independent Governance Group that reports to the NIWA Board and operates under the Terms and Conditions specified in the Challenge Collaborative Agreement.
Independent Science Panel
The panel offers a wide range of expertise to provide advice to the governance Board.
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 team is responsible for the Challenge's strategic direction, science quality, activities and management.
The panel provides independent, high level strategic advice to the Science Leadership Team.