Sheep Wintering Otago

SHEEP WINTERING OTAGO Understanding the impacts of sheep winter grazing The NZLT Sheep Wintering project is a research project based in Otago. The research (undertaken by AgResearch) aims to understand the significance of contaminant losses and the effectiveness of...

Eastern Whio Link

EASTERN WHIO LINK The Eastern Whio Link is a hunter-led conservation project with a difference. The objective is “to connect Whio populations from Te Urewera right the way up the East Coast to Te Araroa”. At the moment the Whio are at a point of...

Examining Stream Health in South West Otago

EXAMINING STREAM HEALTH IN SOUTH WEST OTAGO NZ Landcare Trust funded a Participatory Science Platform project looking at stream health in South and West Otago, where they worked with 10 schools to undertake stream health assessments, in areas close to their schools....

Managing Wetlands As Farm Assets

MANAGING WETLANDS AS FARM ASSETS The Managing Wetlands as Farm Assets practical project was a three year project aimed at working with a cross-section of farmers to provide advice and share knowledge about the benefits wetlands offer the farming system and the wider...

Farming with Native Biodiversity

FARMING WITH NATIVE BIODIVERSITY Click here for the FwNB website Pilot Project Summary Healthy ecosystems with high biodiversity were recognized as essential for sustainable farming. Scientific research and past experiences had shown that supporting native...