Integrated Catchment Management

AGM 2006

7-9 November 2006, Nelson

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Final 3-day programme ( 352 KB)

Photos from workshop and field trip (updated 19 December 2006)

Presentations from the Gravel Workshop (added 9 January 2007)

Theme: How is research helping with the BIG resource management questions?

The 2006 ICM Annual Meeting is the annual opportunity for researchers and project partners to share progress with each other, and understand the big picture for the Motueka catchment and for transferability of our research.In line with our resource management theme, we focus this year on the big questions around river gravel management, catchment impacts on Tasman Bay, and reviewing how ICM research is progressing on the big issues in the Motueka, all of which exist in other NZ catchments.Please see the general description below and the specific agenda, which is attached, and mark your calendar accordingly.
Numbers have had to be limited for all these events, so please contact us if you're keen to be involved.

Tuesday 7 November

RIVER GRAVEL TECHNICAL WORKSHOP (At TDC Richmond. By invitation for ICM researchers, wider TDC, aggregate industry, iwi and others interested - please contact Rob Smith at TDC or Andrew Fenemor at Landcare Research if interested)
A technical workshop at TDC to enhance understanding of river gravel and river channel dynamics.

Wednesday 8 November

LAND-MARINE INTERACTIONS: TASMAN BAY ICM RESEARCH (By invitation to ICM programme participants, marine sector groups, iwi and others interested, subject to numbers - please contact Paul Gillespie at Cawthron if interested)
Boat trip to the Motueka River plume, Cawthron's monitoring buoy and TDC Aquaculture Management Areas including discussion about the scallop fishery and mussel spat catching.

Thursday 9 November

ICM SCIENCE REVIEW DAY: How are we doing on the BIG ICM research issues? (ICM programme participants and invited stakeholders, at TDC Richmond)Facilitated discussion of research progress and further opportunities around the 4 original 'big picture' issues that started this ICM research:

All Project Leaders and available project participants should plan to attend the Wednesday-Thursday sessions; anyone working in areas affecting or affected by river gravel issues should also attend the Tuesday workshop.

For further information on this meeting, contact one of the following:
Andrew Fenemor, Programme Leader EmailSend email to FenemorA
Roger Young, Objective 2 Leader EmailSend email to roger.young
Chris Phillips, Objective 3 Leader EmailSend email to PhillipsC
Tim Davie, Objective 4 Leader EmailSend email to DavieT
Rob Smith, TDC partner rep EmailSend email to rob.smith