Hawksbury Lagoon Inc.

Waikouaiti - East Otago - New Zealand

Events




Ki uta ki tai day Sunday 29th April. Meet at the Inverary St entrance at 9am. Food, tools and plants provided.



Project Funding

How we are funded and how you can help.. More >>


We have a further supply of our popular Derek Onley Illustrated Tea Towels, if you would like to purchase one contact Julie Gemmell phone 465 7664. They sold out very quickly last time. 
Cost is a reasonable $15.


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Habitat Plans

2013  Water management options plan:      Irricon Consulting

                        Dugald McTavish        Dr Robin Mitchell

 

2012   Metal concentrations within the sediment:  University of Otago

                        Matt Desmond           Dr Chris Hepburn

                        Dr Rebecca McLeod

 

2009    Ecological management plan:          Wildland Consultants

                        Steve Rate                Richard Gillies

                        Andy Garrick              Kelvin Lloyd

 

Progress to date: Ecological management plan

 

 Zone A  
Planting complete, seats installed
 Zone B Exposed side of causeways  planted, seats installed.
 Zone C Walking track extended to enable exit onto Dumbarton Street.
 Zone D & E No work started as yet.
 Zone F
Plantings of Cabbage trees and Flax carried out. Gorse now removed. 
 Zone G Stewart Street causeway entrance planted and seats installed.
Home owners encouraged to plant lagoon margins with native plants.
 Zone H & I No work started as yet
 Zone J Flax and toe toe planted at the northern end.
Pine plantation cleared, area now planted in native species.
 Zone K Small areas of rushes planted.