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Te Wai Maori

Freshwater Fisheries
Conference 2019

The vulnerability of our taonga freshwater species to a changing climate

Programme for the Freshwater Fisheries Conference 2019

Tuesday 3 September 2019

8.00am - Registrations open at Northland Events Centre

8.30am - Whakatau for Te Tai Tokerau attendees at Terenga Parāoa Marae

9.00am - Powhiri at Terenga Parāoa Marae

Wāhanga tuatahi 10.50am - 12.45pm

Delaraine Armstrong - independent and interdependent hapū in action for freshwater - Ngā Kaitiaki o ngā Wai Māori

Lisa te Heuheu -  Te Wai Māori Trust's work since 2017 Tuna Conference

Rereata Makiha - maramataka the science of living by the moon

Dee Sciascia - Integrate or interweave? The tensions of mātauranga Māori and science

Wāhanga tuarua 1.30pm -  3.05pm

Manawa Ruru and Ian Ruru - what the humble tuna can teach us about climate change

Te Hunga Mātātoa Panel - facilitated by Huhana Lyndon - Panel members: Jade Kake, Kataraina Tamaki & Te Kaurinui Parata

Sheridan Waitai - Te Ara Whanui

Wāhanga tuatoru 3.25pm - 5.30pm

Tina Porou - climate change; how do our own Māori businesses need to transform to stop our impact on our tāonga species

Eimear Egan - can tuna ear bones (otoliths) help us to understand the effects of climate change on this taonga species?

Cindy Baker - potential impacts of climate change on piharau/kanakana

A panel discussion about facilitated by Huhana Lyndon with panellists: Dee SciasciaTohe Ashby & Allan Halliday  

"matauranga and indigenous knowledge in responding to climate change"

5.30pm - 10.00pm whanaungatanga and dinner

Wednesday 4 September

Wāhanga tuawhā 8.45am - 10.25am

Miria Pomare – summary of first day, setting the scene

Keir Volkerling - making changes in a changing world

Nicki Douglas - Te Urunga o Kea, a Te Arawa response to climate change

Karleen Everitt - the anchor that grounds us; mātauranga, a different approach

Nicki WakefieldThe future of our relationships for the future resilience of our taonga species

Wāhanga tuarima 11.00am - 12.45pm

Conference workshop 

Whakakapi

Tina - lunch 

 

Please note that the schedule is subject to change.