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Coastal Restoration Trust of NZ

Year Started: 
2007
Contact Person: 
Lyneke Onderwater
Phone Number: 
(04) 889 2337
E-mail address: 
Group Members: 
363
Address: 
PO Box 11302
Manners St
Wellington 6142
New Zealand
Ecosystem: 

Our goals are to:

  • Provide a network for information exchange on sustainable management of coastal environments
  • Facilitate research on New Zealand coastal environments
  • Promote public awareness of proven methods for protection, restoration, conservation and sustainable management of coastal environments

To achieve these goals we:

  • Organise an annual conference and workshops to discuss issues, share information and hear the latest research on coastal environments
  • Run a website where information is free and easily accessible and can host community coast care web pages
  • Commission coastal research projects and offer a student study award Produce technical bulletins and articles detailing best practice methods for on coastal restoration
  • Send out regular newsletters keep members updated with research and other activities
Sponsors: 
Coastlands Plant Nursery, The Native Plant Nursery
Affiliates: 
Waikato Regional Council, Christchurch City Council, Northland Regional Council, Environment Canterbury, Department of Conservation, Greater Wellington Regional Council