Stakeholder Panel

The Stakeholder Panel provides stakeholder perspectives on research needs, knowledge and technology transfer requirements, as well as providing guidance on opportunities for collaboration and alignment of Sustainable Seas activities with the priorities of the different sectors, systems and groups that make up the wider stakeholder community. 

Panel members

Naomi Parker (Chair)

Ministry for Primary Industries

Chris Baker            

Straterra

Dennis Bush-King            

Tasman District Council

Lian Butcher            

Department of Conservation

Rich Ford          

Fisheries New Zealand

Kevin Hague            

Forest & Bird

Jeremy Helson

Fisheries Inshore NZ

Gary Hooper

Aquaculture NZ

Blake Hornblow            

Youth representative

Jeroen Jongegans             

Dive Tutukaka

Eric Jorgensen

Marlborough Marine Futures

Stefan Korn            

Creative HQ

Amanda Leathers            

World Wildlife Fund

Cameron Madgwick

PEPANZ

Jack O'Carroll

Environmental Protection Authority

Megan Oliver

Greater Wellington Regional Council

Geoff Rowling             

Recreational Fishing

Bronwen Turner            

Manukau Harbour Restoration Society

Glenn Wigley                       

Ministry for the Environment

Kirsty Woods

Te Ohu Kaimoana

 

 

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Seeking Deputy Director Māori

We are seeking a Deputy Director Māori for Ko Ngā Moana Whakauka - Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to an innovative National Science Challenge.

LEARNZ Sustainable Seas Virtual Field Trip for school students

Last week (4-8 March) the Sustainable Seas team were in Nelson on a LEARNZ virtual field trip.  Sustainable Seas researchers talked to students from over 100 schools around New Zealand about ecosystem-based management, kaitiakitanga of the marine environment, ecosystem services and tracking plastics in our oceans.  

 

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.