NIWA is sponsoring the 6th national wetland restoration symposium, in Auckland on the 12 - 14 February 2014.
The symposium will have a range of topics including: the links between wetlands and climate, coping with weather extremes when restoring wetlands, a special focus on urban wetlands and the role of constructed wetlands (stormwater and treatment) wetlands.
Keynote speakers include New Zealander of the Year 2013, Dame Anne Salmond and Dr Dave Campbell (Waikato University).
NIWA is sponsoring The Hydrological Society & The Meteorological Society of NZ joint conference
The theme of this year’s conference is Water and Weather: Solutions for health, wealth and environment.
The conference is being held in Palmerston North, and will attract scientists, technicians, consultants, hydrologists, climatologists, students, resource managers and many others.