Media

For all media enquiries please contact:

Meredith Cook
Senior Communications Advisor
meredith.cook@niwa.co.nz
+64 4 386 0575

February 2019

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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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  • 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.

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Call for expressions of interest: Theme Leader

Expressions of Interest are invited to join our exceptional team as a Theme Leader for the Enhancing Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM) practices Theme.