LIVING WATER IS WORKING WITH LOCAL COMMUNITIES THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS AND COLLABORATIONS TO RESTORE THE BIODIVERSITY IN THE HIKURANGI CATCHMENT.
Currently Living Water is supporting the following projects:
- Mangahahuru and Mangawhero stream restoration – rehabilitation of stream banks and riparian planting.
- Floodplain oxbow restoration – working with Whangarei District Council, Northland Fish and Game and hapῡ Ngati Hau to restore two oxbows contiguous with the Wairua River GPWMR.
- On-farm work to reconnect isolated remnants of wetlands and protect threatened and rare ecosystems and species.
- Supporting the NKONWM-led healthy tuna (eel) project and funding Whitebait Connections freshwater education programme in local schools.