Publications

Cultural Environmental Monitoring Stocktake
January 10, 2013
Ministry for the Environment

 Notes on New Zealand mammals 6. Second report on the stomach contents of long-finned pilot whales, Globicephala melas.

Initiated to get an understanding of the level of environmental monitoring being carried out by tangata whenua. In summary it was found that whilst many tangata whenua would like to be involved in environmental monitoring there was either a lack of resourcing or appropriate engagement with them to allow them sustained participation. 

Some recommendations which came out of a national wananga we for the government to include Cultural Environmental Monitoring as a State of the Environment requirement.  

Taumarere Te Awa o Nga Rangatira - Cultural Impact Assessment
August 30, 2012 
Te Runanga o Ngati Hine 

Cultural Indicators for Healthy Kauri
November 11, 2011
Ministry for Primary Industries 

Cultural Impact Assessment Guideline
August 3, 2011
The Environmental Protection Authority 

He Wai Mate He Iwi Mate - Cultural Impact Assessment
January 24, 2011
Te Runanga o Ngati Hine 

To assess the cultural impacts of a renewal consent for the Kawakawa Wastewater Treatment Plant. The recommendations of the report are currently being implemented by local government. 

This CIA was also considered as an industry standard for local government assessments of wastewater discharges when it was produced.  

Kauri Dieback Cultural Impact Assessment
October 12, 2010
Ministry for Primary Industries 

Nga Tikanga Mo Te Taiao - Ngati Hine Environmental Management Plan
October 28, 2008
Te Runanga o Ngati Hine 

A issues, objectives, policies, methods style of environmental management plan designed for ease of use by local government but more valuable as a standing point for Ngati Hine. Currently being reviewed into a Traditional Knowledge Plan for Taumarere Catchment. 

Notes on New Zealand mammals 6. Second report on the stomach contents of long-finned pilot whales, Globicephala melas.
2007
New Zealand Journal of Zoology