Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Environmental and Community Groups Directory: Organisation's details

The RMAlink project aims to make community participation in all Resource Management Act processes more straightforward and less time-consuming. More effective participation from those with a concern for the environment will contribute towards improving environmental outcomes nationwide.

Environmental and Community Groups Directory: Organisation's details

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Wellington Community Network
National Organisations

Current Contact Details
Group NameRoyal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Inc.
Office Address 172 Taranaki Street
Postal Address PO Box 631
Phone 04 385 7374
Fax 04 385 7373
Area covered National, local branches throughout NZ
Details last updated 08:07 on 30/07/04

Group's focus
NZ's largest conservation organisation. Mission is to preserve and protect the native plants and animals and natural features of New Zealand. Active on a wide range of conservation and environment issues. Professional staff actively involved in research, advocacy, lobbying and RMA processes at all levels of government. Local branches involved in protection of local environments. Forest and Bird magazine - 4 issues per year. Website has excellent information resources on conservation issues, including RMA matters.

RMA issues of interest

Treaty of Waitangi, Energy Efficiency, Climate Change, Big Projects, Non-Notification, Amenity values, Pedestrian and Cycling, Transport and Roading, Urban Sustainability, Horticulture, Agriculture, Subdivision, Soils, Pest Animals, Pest Plants, Mangroves, Network Utilities, Archaeological Sites, Heritage Protection, Water Conservation Orders, Earthworks, Land Disturbance, Hazardous Substances, Natural Hazards, Contaminated Sites, Hazardous Wastes, Landfill, Waste Management, Marine Reserves, Outdoor Recreation, Reserves Management, Open Space Protection, Plantation Forestry, Indigenous Forestry, Native Vegetation Management, Native Vegetation Protection, Species Protection, Habitat Protection, Wetlands, Freshwater Habitats, Freshwater Allocation, Freshwater Quality, Landscape Protection, Quarrying, Mining, Public Access, Air Pollution, Coastal Permits, Oceans Policy Review, Aquaculture, Coastal Management

Experience in RMA processes
Resource consents, district and regional plans, regional policy statements, environment court appeals, mediation, water conservation orders, RMA amendments, national policy statements, national environmental standards