Media centre for release of Simmons Report

Academics’ Report lacks Scientific Credibility

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VIDEO: Andy Smith - Operations manager, Talley's

Full interview. Duration 00:53

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VIDEO: Tony Roach - Inshore fisherman, Nelson

Full interview. Duration: 00:49

size: 18MB

VIDEO: Mike Sheppard - Skipper, Sealord

Full interview. Duration: 01:40

size: 40.2MB

VIDEO: Greg Lyall - Skipper, Atlantis

Full interview. Duration: 00:17

size: 5.8MB

VIDEO: Tim Pankhurst - Chief executive, Seafood NZ

Full interview. Duration: 01:15

size: 35.7MB

VIDEO: George Clement - Executive Chair, Seafood NZ

Full interview. Duration: 00:55

size: 25.2MB

VIDEO: Professor Ray Hilborn - Professor, School of Aquatic and Fisheries Sciences at the University of Washington

Hear what Professor Hilborn has to say about the report.

Full interview. Duration: 04:35

size: 32.6MB

VIDEO: B-Rolls - Inshore fishing

Duration: 01:12

size: 37.7MB

VIDEO: B-Rolls - Deepwater fishing

Duration: 01:30

Size: 50.8MB

Deepwater Discard Rate less than 7 percent

Reports produced by NIWA show that less than seven percent of New Zealand’s total deepwater catch is discarded. 

Click here for links to NIWA’s data, summary and reports.

Seafood NZ CE Tim Pankhurst’s statements on the Simmons report: