Coastal and Freshwater

Resource management

Tracking an effluent plume in the South Canterbury Bight, South Island.

Cawthron provides research, technology and advice for sustainable management of marine and freshwater ecosystems and resources. Our staff have a wide range of expertise in aquatic environments, the life forms that depend on them and the factors that control their health and abundance.

Our specialists include marine and freshwater ecologists, biosecurity specialists, contaminant and water quality scientists, fishery scientists, resource economists and modellers of biophysical systems.

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+64 3 548 2319