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Te Arawa Rangatahi Blend Mātauranga Māori And Western Science To Solve Environmental Issues

Thursday, 16 June 2022, 8:59 am | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Te Arawa Lakes Trust’s inaugural Te Tūkohu Ngāwhā Science and Design Fair is inspiring rangatahi to blend mātauranga Māori and western science to tackle some of the pressing environmental issues facing Aotearoa. From restoring native species, ... More >>

Dr Sir Toby Curtis Steps Down After 16 Years As Te Arawa Lakes Trust’s Inaugural Chairman

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 6:04 am | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Kia Hiwa rā! Kia Hiwa rā! Kia hiwa rā ki tēnei tuku! Kia hiwa ra ki tēra tuku! Āpiti hono, tātai hono, Ko te hau koe a te tini, Ko te hau koe a te mano, Ko te hau koe a Houmaitawhiti! After 16 years as Te Arawa Lakes Trust’s inaugural chairman, ... More >>

Lake Rotomā 4WD Behaviour Still An Issue

Friday, 25 February 2022, 4:58 pm | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Te Arawa Lakes Trust continue to be disappointed at 4WD activities and vehicles seen causing further damage to Lake Rotomā. Te Arawa Lakes Trust Environment Manager, Nicki Douglas is saddened by the news of vehicles continuing to drive across the ... More >>

Waterways Plan Strengthens Tangata Whenua Considerations – But Rights Still Need Addressing

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 5:52 pm | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Giving greater strength to the mana of waterways and recognising mahinga kai (natural resources) as a key measure of freshwater health are positive inclusions in the Government’s new Action for Healthy Waterways Package, says Te Arawa Lakes Trust. Both actions ... More >>

Historic Day As Lake Ōkaro Lakebed Transferred To Te Arawa

Wednesday, 26 February 2020, 2:55 pm | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Te Arawa and the wider community gathered today  to celebrate the vesting of the Ōkaro lake bed to Te Arawa Lakes Trust, bringing all 14 Lakes under Te Arawa ownership and ensuring iwi will play a critical role in protecting the taonga for ... More >>

Te Arawa backs Tribunal’s freshwater recommendations

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 8:37 am | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Te Arawa Lakes Trust (TALT) has added its backing to the Iwi Leaders Group, supporting the recommendations of the Waitangi Tribunal report on National Freshwater and Geothermal Resources. The Tribunal has made a number of significant recommendations that would ... More >>

Rotorua climate change leaders to meet Minister

Monday, 8 October 2018, 3:20 pm | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

Te Arawa Climate Change Working Group, Te Urunga o Kea , will meet with Climate Change Minister Hon James Shaw in Rotorua this week. More >>

$1.5 million land use fund open for Rotorua landowners

Friday, 7 September 2018, 10:24 am | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

A $1.5million fund to help landowners in the Lake Rotorua Catchment try alternative land uses is open for expressions of interest. More >>

Te Arawa Lakes Trust development to boost local economy

Friday, 28 October 2016, 4:53 pm | Te Arawa Lakes Trust

An innovative, future-focussed development overlooking the shores of Lake Rotorua is set to create employment for the region - with a pledge to use locals to build it. More >>