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Phosphorus fertilization by active dust deposition in a super-humid, temperate environment – Soil phosphorus fractionation and accession processes
(John Wiley & Sons, Inc. on behalf of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2013-03)
The inventory of soil phosphorus (P) is subject to significant changes over time. The main primary form, bedrock-derived apatite P, becomes progressively lost through leaching, or transformed into more immobile and less ...
South Island high country land reform 1992-2015
(Victoria University of Wellington on behalf of the Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, 2016-02)
A summary of high country tenure review outcomes since 1992. New Zealanders have long treasured their land, with poets (Bracken, 1893) and prime ministers calling it ‘God’s Own Country’, or Godzone for short. On his visit ...
Detection of Listeria species in fresh produces samples from different retail shops in Canterbury, New Zealand
(Openventio Publishers, 2016-12)
Aim: This study investigates the prevalence of Listeria spp. in fresh produce sold in the Canterbury region of New Zealand. Background: L. monocytogenes is a common pathogenic bacterium that can be present and grow on fresh ...
State intervention in a post-war suburban public housing project in Christchurch, New Zealand
(Journal of Urban Research, 2016)
Viewed positively or negatively, the Levittown image of suburbia often stands as the quintessential expression of this form of housing settlement in the latter half of the twentieth century. The image is one of privately-funded ...
Perspectives on Antarctic conservation: an analysis of New Zealand Antarctic stakeholder views
(Lincoln University, 2016-10-31)
The Antarctic, open to all and under no state ownership, is one of the world’s global commons. This area is facing challenges that extend beyond its boundaries. Challenges stemming from global warming, economic utilisation ...
Measuring the success and cost effectiveness of New Zealand multiple species projects to conservation of threatened species
Much attention is focused on conservation efforts to protect and recover threatened species. As part of these efforts, many projects attempt to manage sites containing populations of more than one threatened species. ...