15 March 2014
NIWA is sponsoring the 2014 Havelock mussel festival. Celebrate the contribution the aquaculture Industry makes to the local community and the New Zealand economy.
A suburban Hamilton stream has turned out to be the first spawning ground ever found of the giant kokopu whitebait.
Many of New Zealand's rivers, lakes and estuaries are in a degraded state, restricting their ecosystems and the services they provide for society - abundant fish, desirable places for recreation, safe drinking water for humans and livestock.