Making Waves - May 2019

Kia ora and welcome to the first issue of Making Waves – a snapshot of some of the fascinating and valuable work being carried out by the scientists of NIWA’s Ocean Science Platform.

Each month we’ll take a look at a handful of the Platform’s projects, showcasing the work underway to better understand our coasts and oceans and the life within.

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Chief Scientist - Aquaculture & Biotechnology
Science Advisor - Marine
A new scientific assessment of Hector’s and Māui dolphins has led to a revised understanding of their biology, their distribution and their main threats.