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Profile: The Booth Family

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The Booth family have resided in the Bay of Islands for a long time...and there are quite…

Fish Forever Campaign Update May/June 2015

Since the publication of the submission report late last year (along with some…

Lena Huia's Transect of Whapukapirau Bay

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Lena Huia Booth (12) has had a long connection with the ocean – she has been sailing with…

This rich arras: Bay of Islands’ marine haunts, both widespread and rare

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John Booth © 26 March 2015 Download this essay as a pdf hereIt’s all to do with scale.Now…

Transformed shores: those mangroves!

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John Booth © 31 August 2014 Download this article as a pdf here here Oh! Those mangroves.…

Fish Forever Matters #2 - March 2015

Fish Forever Discusses Next Moves for Marine Reserves with Conservation Minister Maggie…

Submission Report Released

22nd October 2014 | After a great deal of number crunching, Fish Forever is pleased to release its report on the submissions to the Community Consultation Document proposing two marine reserves and a scientific reserve in the Bay of Islands. We urge you to read the report which describes how the community responded to the discussion.


Reserve Proposal Released

1st May 2014 | Fish Forever has released its consultation document proposing the protection of 10% of the enclosed waters of the Bay of Islands with no-take marine reserves, subject to generational review (25 years). Read how the proposed areas and boundaries took shape here


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Fish Forever Fundraiser

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Renowned NZ sculptor, Chris Booth, has donated the five piece maquette set 'Islands' for sale - all proceeds to Fish Forever - full details here

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