Posts Tagged ‘Otago University Zoology Department’

Researching aquaculture for the future

Ngāi Tahu PhD student, Matt Wylie knows a thing or two about fish and he hopes with his research and knowledge of aquaculture he’ll be able to contribute to tribal commercialism. After completing a Master of Science in Zoology at the University of Otago on the reproductive biology and captive breeding of the giant kōkopu…

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11th March 2009
Posted under: Pānui

Ngāi Tahu to Re-establish Buff Weka on Mainland

11 March 2009 The culmination of many years of conservation work will take place at Stevensons Peninsula Lake Wānaka this week with the release of 15 Buff weka. Eight years ago, a breeding population was established on Te Peka Karara, Stevensons Island, in Lake Wanaka with a view to building up numbers ahead of a…