Media

For all media enquiries please contact:

Robin Wilkinson
Senior Communications Advisor
Robin.wilkinson@niwa.co.nz
027 282 6125

March 2019

Stevens C & Noll B (2019) Coastal seas around New Zealand are heading into a marine heatwave, again. The Conversation

February 2019

December 2018

September 2018

August 2018

  • What we do in the Shallows, New Zealand Geographic, July/August 2018
    A feature story by Naomi Arnold about the Sustainable Seas Challenge.  It includes interviews with Julie Hall, Craig Stevens, Steve Wing, Conrad Pilditch and Simon Thrush. 

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January 2018

  • 50 questions about the environment: Our oceans, NZ Herald, Jan 2018
    Simon Thrush, leader of the Tipping Points project, was interviewed about key issues facing ocean and coastal ecosystems, including threats and pressures like ocean acidification, tipping points, and considerations for marine management.

Latest news and updates

Interview with Jeroen Jongejans, Dive! Tutukaka

Jeroen Jongejans represents the Aotearoa New Zealand marine tourism industry on the Sustainable Seas Stakeholder panel. We asked him his thoughts on the Challenge’s progress to date.

Survey seeks views on Māori marine enterprises

We want to hear from people who work with, or for, marine-based Māori enterprises, particularly those involved in commercial, customary or recreational fishing.

Better connections would benefit biophysical research

Biophysical scientists could “better connect their fields of endeavour” to maximise scientific advances say researchers Assoc Professor Craig Stevens and Dr David Plew from the Stressor footprints and dynamics project.