Notice: The Great Inanga Exploration Workshop
Notice: The Great Inanga Exploration
Please come along and join us for
“The Great Inanga Exploration”!
GWRC, NSF, VUWCEL, Whitebait Connections, and the Island Bay
Marine Education Centre will be hosting a free whitebait
workshop this Sunday (30 March) for the general public. This
workshop will cover: the historical and cultural implication
of inanga, methods for restoring whitebait spawning
habitats, the whitebait life cycle, and tips for
Otaihanga Domain in the Waikanae
Rainy day alternative: Otaihanga Boat
When: Sunday 30
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On The Last Rites For The TPP
The Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal is one of those litmus issues that has always had more to do with one’s place on the political spectrum than with any imminent reality.
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