2 July 2018
Mangere Catchment Group Record of Actions
Dairy Farming Roger Holder
Public/Community Susan Karels
WDC Councillor Sharon Morgan
Dairy Farming Shayne O'Shea
Councillor Joce Yeoman
NRC John Ballinger
The meeting commenced at 6.30pm
Drystock Farming Denis Anderson
Dairy Farming Royce Kokich
Horticulture Chris Frost
DairyNZ Helen Moodie
Non-dairy Farming Representative Rob Pye
Te Rūnanga Ā Iwi O Ngāpuhi Tania Pene
Te Uriroroi Hona Edwards
Te Parawhau Finnisha Turiwai-Birchall
1. Riparian planting this August
Identify planting sites. A catchment map with landowner names aided the process of finding potential planting sites. Dennis Anderson’s farm was chosen for a planting day on 6th August 2018.
2. School nurseries
Jacqueline Knight has undertaken the school nursery assessments and invoices from the schools will be submitted shortly.
To be developed later this year.
4. New group members
Not actively recruiting at present.
1. Whole group to network and send suggested planting site ideas to John in the next week. Looking for high profile sites that are already fenced on Kara Road and/or lifestyle blocks and/or sheep and beef farmers.
2. John/Susan to investigate design of a sign combing all collabotrators e.g. Mangere Catchment Group, NRC, Enviroschools.
The meeting concluded at 20.30