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

Hosted by:

Wellington Community Network
Region Auckland Northland

Current Contact Details
Group NameFriends of the Whau
Area covered Whau Catchment, West Auckland
Details last updated 12:07 on 21/07/04

Group's focus
Community-based care and restoration partnership. Community, DOC and local government agencies working together to monitor and protect values of whole catchment. Website has excellent resources, including booklet 'The Whau - Our Streams, Our River, Our Backyard' available free online.

RMA issues of interest

Monitoring, Treaty of Waitangi, Riparian management, Amenity values, Urban Sustainability, Pest Animals, Pest Plants, Mangroves, Heritage Protection, Outdoor Recreation, Reserves Management, Native Vegetation Protection, Wetlands, Freshwater Habitats, Freshwater Quality, Public Access, Integrated Management

Experience in RMA processes
Non-regulatory (restoration and care), integrated management.