This report details restrictions on marine activities in New Zealand waters.
The Canterbury Marine Resource is an interactive, web-based CD for marine planning, conservation and education.
Report from a project sponsored by DOC to better understand perceptions on dog interactions with coastal wildlife, and make recommendations for improved messaging.
Find publications about New Zealand's marine reserves and other marine protected areas.
View marine science posters that have been presented at conferences by DOC staff.
The New Zealand Coastal Policy Statement guides local authorities in their day to day management of the coastal environment.
View a report on acoustic pingers and how they are helping to reduce bycatch of porpoises and dolphins in gillnets.
This report pertains to a DOC commissioned research project on the impacts of vessel activity on bottlenose dolphins in the Bay of Islands.
You can find a wealth of information about Wellington’s marine environment on this interactive, web-based CD, available from the Department of Conservation.