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Tree regeneration in a New Zealand rain forest influenced by disturbance and drainage interactions
(Opulus Press, 2005-08)
Question: Does canopy tree regeneration response to different large disturbances vary with soil drainage? Location: Old-growth conifer (Dacrydium and Dacrycarpus), angiosperm (Nothofagus and Weinmannia) rain forest, Mount ...
Small-scale species richness in forest canopy gaps: the role of niche limitation versus the size of the species pool
(Opulus Press, 1998-06)
The form of the relationship between local species richness and the number of species in the surrounding region can be used as a test between competing theories of community structure. For 32 canopy gaps in New Zealand ...
A framework for managing the biophysical effects of tourism on the natural environment in New Zealand
(Channel View Publications, 2002)
Tourists in New Zealand often impact on the natural environments that are the very reason for their visits. It is, therefore, necessary to manage those natural environments to help ensure that tourism is an environmentally ...
Marine guardians – A novel solution to improving our marine environment
(Resource Management Law Association of New Zealand, 2019-04-04)
New Zealand’s coastal and marine ecosystems are in ecological trouble. In 2016 the Government reported on the state of our seas, as required by the Environmental Reporting Act 2015 (ERA). “Our marine environment 2016” ...
The Motiti decision: Implications for coastal management
(Resource Management Law Association of New Zealand, 2020-04-20)
The recent Court of Appeal decision in Attorney-General v The Trustees of the Motiti Rohe Moana Trust ( NZCA 532) has wide-ranging implications for managing the sustained pressures on biodiversity in coastal ...
A local oral history of environmental change in Pelorus / Te Hoiere, Marlborough
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2020-07)
The Pelorus/Te Hoiere was announced as an ‘Exemplar catchment’ for the purposes of restoration, by the Minister of Conservation in late 2019. The catchment restoration project is to be managed by the Kotahitanga mō te ...