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Whangamata Beachcare Group

Year Started: 
1994
Contact Person: 
Jim Dahm
Phone Number: 
(027) 471 8219
E-mail address: 
Group Members: 
30
Address: 
Whangamata
New Zealand
Ecosystem: 

Presently focusing on high use areas and on badly degraded dunes along southern beach

Aim: Restoration of natural frontal dune along full length of the beach - including reshaping, planting, weed control and access management

Activities: Earthworks, weed control, education, planting and access management

Parties involved: Landowners, Local residents, Waikato Regional Council and Thames Coromandel District Council

Sponsors: 
Waikato Regional Council Beachcare, Thames Coromandel District Council reserves fund