This report details restrictions on marine activities in New Zealand waters.
Follow the work of our rangers monitoring at Banks Peninsula marine reserves using baited remote underwater video.
This study investigated whether baited underwater video (BUV) is a suitable method for monitoring fish assemblages in Banks Peninsula.
The Canterbury Marine Resource is an interactive, web-based CD for marine planning, conservation and education.
Report from a DOC sponsored project through Worcester Polytechnic Institute's International Qualifying Programme.
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.