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Marine resources in the media

John Kerr posted in on May 16th, 2012.

The future of resources found on – or under – the seabed surrounding New Zealand has been the focus of media interest this week. This week the Science Media Centre held a briefing for journalists in conjunction with the launch of an  Emerging Issues Paper, Future Marine Resource Use,  from the Royal Society of New Zealand. […]

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3 News: World’s largest tidal power scheme planned for Kaipara

Peter Griffin posted in on February 10th, 2011.

Adam Ray reports for 3 News  about the approval of plans for a giant tidal powerplant  on the seabed of north Auckland’s Kaipara Harbour. The plan would see up to 200 turbines, each 24 metres high, providing power for some 250,000 homes.  However, there are concerns the powerplant could detrimentally affect marine life in the […]

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