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Understanding the values associated with New Zealand surf breaks and implications for management
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2013-04)
Recent developments in New Zealand coastal policy include increased recognition for surf breaks as unique environments characterised by breaking waves. The New Zealand Coastal Policy Statement (NZCPS) 2010 includes policies ...
Surf break identification and protection in the Gisborne District
(Gisborne District Council, 2011-06)
This study investigates what is necessary to identify surf breaks and their associated values to provide for their sustainable management in the coastal environment under the RMA. Surf breaks are a finite natural resource ...
Developing a robust set of surf break assessment criteria: two case studies from New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Environmental Management., 2011-09-02)
In New Zealand, the emerging field of ‘surfing science’ has arisen alongside grassroot level responses to pressures on surf breaks. Surf breaks are unique and valuable components of our coastal environment. They are ...
Identification of surf breaks of national significance
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Environmental Management., 2011-09)
Surf break protection is experiencing a rapid rise in attention on an international scale. Researchers of coastal management issues and advocates for protection of the surfing environments are merging here in New Zealand ...
Bay of Plenty surf break study
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Environmental Management., 2011-04)
Surf breaks form unique areas in the natural character of the coastal environment. This study investigates criteria necessary to identify where surf breaks occur and rate their associated values in order to provide for ...