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On the outer edge of the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park/Ko te Pātaka kai o Tīkapa, there is an island that is quietly, gently, regaining its mauri/life essence. Motu Kaikoura, found just 80 metres off the west coast of Aotea/Great Barrier Island…

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The Hauraki Gulf Marine Park is a biological hotspot, home to a multitude of species from the microscopic to the mighty. An often-overlooked group of species that are fantastically diverse are the plants of the Gulf…

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What happens to whale, dolphin and fish communication when human noise is turned right down? A research project led by Dr Matt Pine recorded the moment when noise pollution in the Hauraki Gulf Marine dramatically dropped five-fold.

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