Science Seminar Series


Organised By: Delivered by WWF-New Zealand, Hauraki Gulf Forum & Sustainable Coastlines

Event Location: Online webinars

Event Address: Online

Event Type: Seminar Series


Event Time: 6pm

Event Date: 27/01/2022

End Date: 14/04/2022

Event Price: FREE but you must register your attendance by clicking on the dates below


Join FREE webinars delivered by WWF- New Zealand, Hauraki Gulf Forum & Sustainable Coastlines.

Hear from leading field experts about the health and wellbeing of the Hauraki Gulf, its inhabitants and our environmental projects to aid in recovery, and how you can support these solutions.

REGISTER by clicking on the dates below to attend for FREE via Zoom.

Please note; due to the Red Light Setting, we have made the decision to move these events to solely online events; please join us to hear from these wonderful speakers.  



Thursday 27 Jan, 6pm: view recording HERE (with passcode: =79GBHrr)
‘Marine Communities Matter: Life as a Big Ocean Animal in the Hauraki Gulf – Tikapa Moana’ – Rochelle Constantine: The importance of megafaunal communities in the Gulf and how vulnerable they are when there is change.

Thursday 17 February, 6pm: view recording HERE (with passcode: y=5p!Aby)
One Health: From Plastics to PFAs – Karen Stockin: Understand the use of tissues to examine marine mammal health as well as the effects of pollutants on wildlife in the Hauraki Gulf.

Thursday 3 March, 6pm: view recording HERE (with passcode:  n37?K1F9)
Josh Borthwick, The Sustainable Coastlines journey and how people can improve the health of the Hauraki Gulf

Thursday 17 March, 6pm: view recording HERE (with passcode: !W&8t$6?)
‘The Importance of Informed Choices, Bubba Cook and Suzy Black

Bubba Cook, WWF-New Zealand presents; The importance of informed choices: Why you should care where your seafood comes from and how it is produced. How advancements in technologies can help consumers make more informed decisions about the seafood they buy.

Suzy Black, Plant & Food Research presents; “Sashimi hoki – huh?” How fish-centric technology development has improved fish welfare and quality outcomes.

Thursday 31 March, 6pm: view recording HERE (with passcode: &ydx4Kj.)
Support WWF to support the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park’- Krista van der Linde: A talk highlighting the threats that are facing the Gulf’s marine life and what WWF-NZ is doing to combat these.

Thursday 14th April, 6pm: view recording HERE (with passcode: UwyH!7#p)
From Ordinary to Extraordinary, Okahu Bay Back to the Future – Moana Tamaariki Pohe, Maori connection to restoring the mauri of the Hauraki Gulf


Whale Tales 2022 Art Trail