Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary: the global contest to establish large MPAs
Nici Gibbs When Prime Minister John Key announced to the United Nations General Assembly that New Zealand would establish a large no-take marine protected area (MPA) around the Kermadec Islands, he adopted the language of a...Wednesday 12 October 2016
Auckland University catch reconstruction – is it science?
Opinion: The release of a report on the reconstruction of catches from New Zealand’s marine fisheries, lead authored by Glenn Simmons of Auckland University, was released in May this year. Its findings have been questioned by the...Wednesday 12 October 2016
Romance of the sea preserved for old salts and their tickets
Steve Rendle, Maritime NZ The romance of the sea will be preserved under recommendations by Maritime NZ to allow seafarers to continue to using certificates like Master Small Home Trade Ship, Master River Ship, and Second...Wednesday 12 October 2016