Integrated Catchment Management

Riparian vegetation enhancement publications & presentations

Recent Publications

Year Title File Size
2012 A Summary of Outcomes and selected formal publications from the Integrated Catchment Management (ICM)research programme:2000 – 2011
pdf       1.08MB
2011 Integrated Catchment Management – Special Issue of the NZ Journal of Marine & Freshwater Research  
2010 The Sherry River Story – Improving Water Quality through Whole Catchment Planning. pdf       3.71MB
2010 Sherry River native plant establishment: ´Best bet´ guidelines pdf       998KB
2009 Sherry River Water Quality Investigation 2007–08 pdf       1011KB
2009 Use of willows and natives for stream bank control in New Zealand: a survey of regional councils pdf       588KB
2008 River bank styles and effects of vegetation on bank stability – a pilot assessment doc       9.50MB
2008 Establishing native plants alongside the Sherry River, with particular emphasis on initial weed control. The Bavin’s trial. pdf       79KB
2005 Below–ground morphology of Cordyline australis (New Zealand cabbage tree) and its suitability for river bank stabilisation. pdf       1.17MB
2005 Stabilising characterisics of New Zealand indigenous riparian colonising plants. pdf       246KB
2004 Performance of native riparian plants – how different are they? pdf       588KB
2004 Root tensile strength as an indicator of performance of riparian plants – How do they rank? pdf       489KB
2004 Stabilising characteristics of New Zealand indigenous riparian colonising plants. doc       21KB
2003 Riparian vegetation classification and enhancement opportunities, Sherry River, Motueka Catchment pdf       3.05MB
2003 Researchers measure growth of native youngsters. pdf       814KB
2001 Soil stabilising characteristics of native riparian vegetation in New Zealand: application to stream bank stability. doc       181KB
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Recent Presentations

Year Title File Size
2008 A peek down under: structural root architecture of some New Zealand native plants pdf       4445KB
2008 Site occupancy of native plants in New Zealand pdf       1708KB
2006 Integration of science, management and community: Rehabilitation of riparian vegetation in a weedy environment, Sherry River, Motueka catchment. pdf       4840KB
2005 Willows or natives. Is that the question? pdf       3268KB
2005 Can our native species perform river bank stabilising functions as well as willows? Case of the cabbage tree. pdf       1243KB
2005 Erosion & sediment control using New Zealand native plants. pdf       1799KB
2005 Stabilising characteristics of New Zealand riparian plants - Northland Workshops. pdf       1647KB
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BMPs, BEPs and Guidelines

Title Description
Sustainable Indigenous Forest Guidelines  
Southland’s Wetlands assessment Guide A tool kit for use by landowners that includes practical advice and assistance to encourage the main...More »  
Best practice guidelines for vegetation management and in stream works These best practice guidelines cover activities undertaken by the River and Catchment Services group...More »  
A Guide to Managing Waterways on Canterbury Farms Environment Canterbury has produced a set of riparian guidelines for the management of smaller water...More »  
Riparian Zone Management Guidelines From document:
This Guideline is a practical manual for use by landowners, developers, organis...More »  
Riparian Zone Management Planting Guide Companion Guide to "Riparian Zone Management Guidelines"...More »  
Managing Riparian Zones: A contribution to protecting New Zealand´s rivers and streams. Volume 1: Concepts The handbook was prepared by the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research(NIWA), with th...More »  
Managing Riparian Zones: A contribution to protecting New Zealand´s rivers and streams. Volume 2: Guidelines The handbook was prepared by the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research(NIWA), with th...More »  
Waitakere District Plan Guidelines – Natural Areas Riparian margins...More »  
Native Plants for Streamsides in Wellington Conservancy
Guideline helps reduce further loss of indigenous biodiversity by indicating the native plants
...More »  
Trees on Farms: A guide with local experience of growing trees in the Waikato Region From website:
This manual covers a range of aspects of selection, establishment and care of tr...More »  
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Page last updated Tuesday, 25 November 2008

Related areas

Riparian classification Riparian vegetation assessment Stabilising characteristics of native plants

Related Website(S)

NZERN Te Ara – The encyclopedia of New Zealand. The bush. Trees for survival