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Applied ecology and Matauranga Maori: naturally coupled in the natural world?
We explore frontiers of knowledge by posing a new paradigm for the relationship between what are often considered to be two distinct bodies of knowledge: Applied ecology and matauranga Maori (Maori knowledge). There is ...
A commentary on the changing landscape of Māori leadership: Historical, contemporary and future perspectives
(Otago University Press, 2013)
Updating and promoting a web-based database of information on 1080 and taonga species
The research was aimed at updating and expanding the current web-based database of information on 1080 impacts on non-target species, and converting it to web-based software. This was carried out between September 2007 and ...
Uptake and persistence of 1080 in plants of cultural importance
(Lincoln University. Soil, Plant & Ecological Sciences Division, 2004)
Research was undertaken for the Animal Health Board under Contract R-80620 "Iwi research on 1080 in plants of cultural importance" to Lincoln University, to determine the field uptake and persistence of 1080 in plants of ...
Uptake of 1080 by watercress and puha – culturally important plants used for food
This research was aimed at examining the uptake and persistence of 1080 in two plants of cultural importance, puha, (Sonchus spp.) and watercress (Nasturtium microphyllum/officinale). The work was carried out between ...
Indigenous resilience through urban disaster: the Maori response to the 2010 and 2011 Christchurch Otautahi earthquakes
(Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, New Zealand’s Indigenous Centre of Research Excellence, 2012-12)
The scale of damage from a series of earthquakes across Christchurch Otautahi in 2010 and 2011 challenged all networks in the city at a time when many individuals and communities were under severe economic pressure. ...
Overcoming barriers to Maori inclusion in the appropriate use of 1080 : final report
Sodium monofluoroacetate (Compound 1080) is used in New Zealand for the control of introduced pests, including possums and rabbits. This is the final report of a research programme aimed at empowering Maori to access ...
Sodium fluoroacetate (compound 1080) uptake by Puha, a culturally-important food plant
(Lincoln University. Bio-Protection & Ecology Division, 2009-01)
Sodium fluoroacetate (Compound 1080) is a key tool in the control of possums, and the most extensively used vertebrate pesticide in New Zealand (Livingstone 1994; Morgan 1994a, b; Thomas 1994; Gillies and Pierce 1999; ...
Creating and publicising a web-based database of 1080 and taonga species information: final report
The research was aimed at producing a web-based database of information on 1080 impacts on non-target species, identified as important by Maori. The research reported here was carried out between August 2006 and June 2007, ...